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Activity theory

Extract from Ruijer, E., Grimmelikhuijsen, S., & Meijer, A. (2017). Open data for democracy: Developing a theoretical framework for open data use. Government Information Quarterly, 34(1), 45-52. 249 more words

Article Comments: “Designing Behaviour”

Tromp, T. and P. Hekkert. 2012. “Designing Behaviour” in Gunn W, Donovan J, eds. 2012. Design and Anthropology. London: Ashgate

Tromp & Hekkert’s article is about how artefacts can affect or change human behaviour, and the broader implications of this idea. 845 more words


The media practices of social movements: a critical overview of the literature

Invited lecture to the Summer School on Media in Political Participation and Mobilization,  Centre on Social Movement Studies, Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences, Scuola Normale Superiore, Florence, 29 June 2017. 227 more words

E-Seminar on "Social Media as Practices"

The European Association of Social Anthropologists Media Anthropology Network is hosting an e-seminar on social media as practice from 9-23 May 2017 that would be of interest to many digital anthropologists. 329 more words


Media practices and social movements reading list

A preliminary, abridged reading list on the topic of media practices and social movements in preparation for the Summer School on Media in Political Participation and Mobilization,  … 4,992 more words

Simplicity, Equality, and Slavery

We are proud to announce the latest book in the Florida Museum of Natural History’s Ripley P. Bullen Series, published by the University of Florida Press… 284 more words


Seminar for Anthropology of Health at Durham

Last week, I gave a talk to the Anthropology of Health Research Group at Durham University on theories of practice and public health.

The beginning of the talk was based on our article in… 119 more words

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