2-0420
POLITICS: ANTHROPOLOGY OF, ANTHROPOLOGY AS
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Sponsored By: AAA Executive Program Committee
Wednesday, December 3, 2014: 4:00 PM-5:45 PM

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This session would be of particular interest to:
Practicing and Applied Anthropologists, Teachers of Anthropology in Community Colleges, Students, Those involved in mentoring activities
Organizers:  Carole McGranahan (University of Colorado)
Chairs:  Carole McGranahan (University of Colorado)
Discussants:  Carole McGranahan (University of Colorado) and Lisa B Rofel (University of California, Santa Cruz)
4:00 PM
Counting Rights? the Politics of Quantification of Human Rights
Sally Engle Merry (New York University)
4:15 PM
Activist Scholarship: Some Questions That Lie Ahead
Charles R Hale (University of Texas at Austin)
4:45 PM
The Politics of Comparison and the Comparison of Politics
Matei Candea (University of Cambridge)
5:00 PM
Discussant
Lisa B Rofel (University of California, Santa Cruz)
5:15 PM
Discussant
Carole McGranahan (University of Colorado)
5:30 PM
Discussion