Recent Publications: SoA team Publishes in Ancient Mesoamerica

A team of SoA faculty and graduate students has published a collection of seven articles in a special section of the journal Ancient Mesoamerica. These papers present comprehensive reports of their long-term research at the Maya site of Ceibal. The team includes professors, Takeshi Inomata and Daniela Triadan; graduate students, Jessica... Read more

Recent Publications: Fladd Published in Journal of Anthropological Archaeology

Samantha Fladd, a Ph.D. candidate working with co-chairs Professor E. Charles Adams and Associate Professor Lars Fogelin, recently published in the Journal of Anthropological Archaeology. Her article is entitled, “Social Syntax: an approach to spatial modification through the reworking of space syntax for archaeological applications.” Read the... Read more

Recent Publications: Carruth Article in Lancet Infectious Diseases

Lauren Carruth (Ph.D. Arizona, 2011) is the lead author of a new article in The Lancet Infectious Diseases. Read the abstract for “Antimicrobial resistance and food safety in Africa.” Her co-authors are Amira A. Roess, Yitagele Terefe, Farah Mussa Hosh, and M.D. Salman. (Anthro News Digest date: 6/9/2017)

Recent Publications: Mark Nichter Co-Author of Two Articles

Regents’ Professor Mark Nichter is a co-author of two recent publications: “Developing effective health communication messages for community acquired pneumonia in children under five years of age: A rural North Indian qualitative study” was published on line by Clinical Epidemiology and Global Health. Read it here. “Introduction: Sensations, Symptoms and Healthcare... Read more

Recent Publications: Mark Nichter in PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases

Regents’ Professor Mark Nichter is a co-author of a new research article in PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. Dr. Nichter’s co-researchers, Alphonse Um Boock, Paschal Kum Awah, and Ferdinand Mou, are from FAIRMED Foundation and the University of Yaoundé I in Cameroon. Read “Yaws resurgence in Bankim, Cameroon: The relative effectiveness of different means of detection in rural... Read more

Recent Publications: Harlan and Seymour Have Chapters in Prehistoric Games

Earlier this semester we announced the publication of a chapter by Ph.D. candidate Marijke Stoll (co-authored with David S. Anderson) in the new volume Prehistoric Games of North American Indians: Subarctic to Mesoamerica, edited by Barbara Voorhies (University of Utah Press, May 2017). In fact there are two more chapters in the Games book written by SoA alumni.... Read more

Recent Publication: Cotter Publishes with SAPIENS

Joint Anthropology and Linguistics Ph.D. student William Cotter recently published a piece with SAPIENS, an online magazine focused on bringing anthropological research to a public audience. William’s article “Do Military Leaflets Save Lives or Just Instill Fear?” discusses the use of Arabic in military leaflets used by the United States, Russian, Israeli and Syrian militaries... Read more

Recent Publications: Cotter Article in JOLA

Joint Anthropology and Linguistics Ph.D. student William Cotter has recently published an article in the Journal of Linguistic Anthropology. William’s article, titled “Gaza at the Margins? Legibility and Indeterminacy in the Israel-Palestine Conflict,” examines military leaflets and SMS messages disseminated by the Israeli military in the Gaza Strip. The article highlights how... Read more

Recent Publications: Taylor and Nichter Publish Chapter

Nicole Taylor (Ph.D. Arizona, 2006) and Professor Mimi Nichter recently published an article entitled “Studying Body Image and Food Consumption Practices” in the book Food Culture, Anthropology, Linguistics and Food Studies (edited by Janet Chrzan and John Brett, Berghahn Books, 2017). See the book’s table of contents here.

Recent Publications: Plemons Co-Authors WPATH Recommendations

Assistant Professor Eric Plemons is co-author of a recently published set of recommendations to the World Professional Association for Transgender Health on the status of facial feminization surgery. The recommendations, principally authored by Plemons’s surgeon colleagues, are intended to shape the next edition of the WPATH’s Standards of Care. Read the recommendations here.