AAA to Vote on Revising its Code of Ethics

The American Anthropological Association is finally moving closer to revising its entire code of ethics given a number of motions that have been made by members such as Terence Turner and John Kelly, in no small part due to the growing militarization of anthropology. Even if you are not a AAA member (and I am […]

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Banning “Secret Research” in Anthropology

An article by Scott Jaschik in the March 13, 2008, issue of Inside Higher Ed titled, “Defining a Ban on Secret Research“, indicates that the board of the American Anthropological Association (AAA) is finally moving closer to drafting a proposed ban on most “secret research” save for that which is kept secret to safeguard the […]

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