[Book Review] Practical Ethnography: A Guide to Doing Ethnography in the Private Sector by Sam Ladner

I always eagerly anticipate new contributions to the field of business and design anthropology because it’s an area of practice that is still growing and could use as much thoughtful ideation around its identity, values, and application as it can get. My hope for new books, articles, blogs and other forms of idea-sharing in this…

New book from CounterPunch: David Price’s "Weaponizing Anthropology"

I was excited to read via AnthroWorks on Twitter this morning that CounterPunch has announced the publication of a new book by David Price entitled Weaponizing Anthropology. I am personally very interested in disciplinary history, especially the deployment of anthropologists in covert research by governments and militaries. This appropriation has been a part of our…