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If you want to understand how social scientists’ study human behaviour, how industry innovates or want to know more about how they can successfully work together and enhance each other, then you have come to the right place!
Join our hosts as they engage with anthropologists, other researchers and industry specialists from all over the world. The discussions will be about their specific work in understanding people and how they apply that understanding to advance industry, scholarship and/or larger societal goals.
Whether you are a professional working in business and/or academia, still doing your studies or just simply interested in this topic, thank you for being here, and we hope you enjoy it!

The Human Show: Innovation through Social Science Gorilla Voice Media

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8 • 6 Ratings

If you want to understand how social scientists’ study human behaviour, how industry innovates or want to know more about how they can successfully work together and enhance each other, then you have come to the right place!
Join our hosts as they engage with anthropologists, other researchers and industry specialists from all over the world. The discussions will be about their specific work in understanding people and how they apply that understanding to advance industry, scholarship and/or larger societal goals.
Whether you are a professional working in business and/or academia, still doing your studies or just simply interested in this topic, thank you for being here, and we hope you enjoy it!

    Angelina Kussy: Engaged Scholar, Activist & Speaker at 'Why the World Needs Anthropologists, Mobilizing the Planet'

    Angelina Kussy: Engaged Scholar, Activist & Speaker at 'Why the World Needs Anthropologists, Mobilizing the Planet'

    Angelina Kussy is an economic anthropologist from Warsaw and activist with Barcelona en Comú, the citizen platform governing Barcelona, working for municipalism and Fearless Cities. Angelina shares her views and dialectical relationship to activism & scholarship and takes us through the multiple projects she is currently engaged with.

    • 32 min
    Cristina Flesher Fominaya: Sociologist, scholar & keynote speaker at the Why the World needs Anthropologists, Mobilizing the Planet

    Cristina Flesher Fominaya: Sociologist, scholar & keynote speaker at the Why the World needs Anthropologists, Mobilizing the Planet

    We are happy to have Cristina with us speaking to her background and current work. Cristina shares her views and relationship to activism and, as a scholar, the importance of balancing sympathy with a critical, analytical and self-reflexive research lens.

    • 23 min
    Julienne Weegels: Anthropologist, Political Scholar & Speaker at the Why the World needs Anthropologists, Mobilizing the Planet 10-12 Sept 2021

    Julienne Weegels: Anthropologist, Political Scholar & Speaker at the Why the World needs Anthropologists, Mobilizing the Planet 10-12 Sept 2021

    We are happy to have Julienne with us speaking to her background and current work at the intersection of scholarship and political activism. How to look at & engage with patterns of political mobilization with attention to the local?

    • 27 min
    Alex Khasnabish: Scholar Activist & Speaker, Why the World needs Anthropologists

    Alex Khasnabish: Scholar Activist & Speaker, Why the World needs Anthropologists

    We are happy to have Alex with us speaking to his background and current work at the intersection of scholarship and political engagement. Alex shares how he came into his path as well as the unfolding of his conflicted relationship with academia, researching and teaching in the space of political imagination.

    • 43 min
    Marcus Düwell, Simone Abram & Gunter Bombaerts: An Ethicist, an Anthropologist and an Engineer

    Marcus Düwell, Simone Abram & Gunter Bombaerts: An Ethicist, an Anthropologist and an Engineer

    Today’s episode is an experiment to stretch out disciplinary boundaries by paring up academic debates of philosophy & engineering (& of course anthropology). We are delighted to have with us academics & practitioners representing those different disciplines.

    • 55 min
    Mark Vacher and Tom O’Dell: Ethnologists and Epistemic Educational Partners :

    Mark Vacher and Tom O’Dell: Ethnologists and Epistemic Educational Partners :

    Mark and Tom have collaborated for many years on developing programs of applied ethnography. We are curious to know their reasons, methods and lessons learned. Mark and Tom emphasize the value of digging into the problem before starting to look for solutions.

    • 1 hr 13 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
6 Ratings

6 Ratings

Katie Joy B. ,

Superbly Social

Corina, Angel, and their incredibly knowledgeable guests take the already fascinating study of human beings and bring it to life through engaging and intellectual conversations designed to not only educate, but make you think harder about the world we live in and the role we play in it. Thanks so much for putting out such a superb show ladies - keep up the great work!

MegaSweetawesomemeat ,

A+

Accidentally stumbled across this podcast and so happy I did. Fascinating stuff and I can’t wait for more!!! Keep up the great work 🙌

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