Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology

Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology

Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology   link
Location: Halle (Saale)
Advokatenweg 36, 06114 Halle (Saale)

Affiliation: Max Plank Society

The Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology is one of the world’s leading centres for research in socio-cultural anthropology. It was established in 1999 by Chris Hann (Resilience and Transformation in Eurasia) and Günther Schlee (Integration and Conflict) in Halle/Saale. Marie-Claire Foblets (Law & Anthropology) joined the Institute as its third Director in 2012. Common to all research projects at the Max Planck Institute is the comparative analysis of social change; it is primarily in this domain that its researchers contribute to anthropological theory, though many programmes also have applied significance and political topicality. Fieldwork is an essential part of almost all projects.



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