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DISCOVERING AND UNCOVERING NEW PATHS IN BIOCULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY: THEORETICAL APPROACHES
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Reviewed By: Biological Anthropology Section
Friday, November 18, 2016: 8:00 AM-9:45 AM

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This session would be of particular interest to:
Practicing and Applied Anthropologists
Organizers:  Paula Skye Tallman (Field Museum of Natural History)
Chairs:  Morgan Hoke (Northwestern University)
Discussants:  Thomas L Leatherman (University of Massachuestts, Amherst)
8:00 AM
Thinking Critically about Biocultural Anthropology
Morgan Hoke (Northwestern University), Paula Skye Tallman (Field Museum of Natural History), Thomas L Leatherman (University of Massachuestts, Amherst) and Alan Goodman (Hampshire College)
8:15 AM
“What’s Cultural about Biocultural research?” Revisited
William W Dressler (University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa)
8:30 AM
Cultural Meaning, Social Structure, and Health: Advancing the Biocultural Synthesis
Clarence C Gravlee (University of Florida, Gainesville)
9:15 AM
The Phenomenology of Chronic Disease in Biocultural and Medical Anthropology: Overlaps and Divergences
Lesley Jo Weaver (University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa) and Emily Mendenhall (Georgetown University)
9:30 AM
Discussant
Thomas L Leatherman (University of Massachuestts, Amherst)