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Anthropology / Everything Human

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Human Nature

Corporate “Sorcerers” Reveal the Magical Power of Capitalism

A company’s appropriation of an Indigenous ritual highlights the power of businesses to destroy traditions, community ties, and ecosystems.

New opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration among field- and lab-based scientists have come about through the rise of biomolecular archaeology.

Crossroads

Archaeology Is Having a Great Century So Far

Reflections

The Gift of a Bicultural Upbringing

A daughter of anthropologists reflects on how a childhood lived in and between two cultures profoundly shapes one's views of belonging and "othering."

Best of SAPIENS 2019