Category: anthropology

  • Outline: AIDS, politics of accusation, and racially bound female bodies in the Korean American public discourse

    Medical Anthropology March 3, 2005 Yongho Kim My paper aims to make the claim that geographically and racially imagined narratives within the Korean American community (in particular New York City) that portray the AIDS/HIV epidemic as originating from outside the ehtno-nationally defined core of the Korean American community have contributed to the ongoing process of […]

  • Polio Resurgence, Control in Saudi Arabia and Surrounding Areas.

    Medical Anthropology Short paper on current issues in infectious diseases February 25, 2005 Yongho Kim Poliomyelitis, called “polio” for short, is a viral infectious disease affecting mostly young children between the age of 3 to 5 years. It is caused by the poliovirus, with three recognized strains – non-paralytic, spinal paralytic, and bulbar – and […]

  • notes, senior seminar. theories and variables

    theories in our anthropological paper is a way to explain something. the variable is the thing to be explained. paper 1 building of dams affects women’s livelihoods in a particular river valley in Senegal. variable is the dam and new irrigation methods, which is to be explained, and the result of the dam being there […]

  • Anthropology Senior Seminar Yongho Kim February 24 2005…

    Anthropology Senior Seminar Yongho Kim February 24, 2005 Assignment: One-page summary of the theory of your research paper. Does it belong to a particular type? Is it informed by particular types? If it cuts across theoretical lines, which theories does it cut across? My research paper argues that social relationships among the GW riders is […]

  • February 10 2005 Senior Seminar Yongho Kim Assignment…

    February 10, 2005 Senior Seminar Yongho Kim Assignment: Write a tight one or two-page summary of your final paper topic. Explain what work has already been done and what remains to be done in this course. Be specific in explaining what remains to be done. For example, if you have already gathered data on a […]

  • notes med anth kuru

    mentioning the kuru horizontal and vertical extent case study TSE rasminss spongeform encaphelopathie infection sickness mad cow deasease is a kind of TSe BSE -> food, cattle carcasses preventing BSE agent become more virulent as it crossed species barriers + mathemin homozygots wild game feasting hepatitis -> anonymous sex college campuses: high mobility