Sites: a journal of social anthropology and cultural studies



New issue available: SITES 16(2) now available

Various issues associated with immigration and settlement in New Zealand and Australia are addressed in this issue of SITES. The regular contributions to this issue highlight themes of ontological colonialism, socio-cultural accommodations, and researcher reflexivity. In addition, this issue features a Special Section, Migration and Migrant Lives, guest edited by Amie Lennox of Massey University.  
Posted: 2019-12-18

New issue available: Sites 16(1) now available

SITES issue 16, number 1 is now available online. This special issue on Christianity and Development in the Pacific was guest edited by Philip Fountain and Geoff Troughton. The special issue includes eight articles exploring the entanglements between Christianity and development in different parts of the Pacific. Papers include analysis of: the theological elements in the discourse of the ‘Pacific Way’, ritual dimensions of migration for climate change adaption in Fiji, Mormon theologies of ‘self-reliance’, faith-based Samoan approaches to pastoral counselling, church responses to development challenges in Solomon Islands, and theological education in Vanuatu. In addition, ‘big picture’ frameworks and research questions are laid out in the hope of inspiring further research on these themes.  
Posted: 2019-07-04

News from Sites Editorial Team: SITES senior student essay competition

SITES: journal of social anthropology and cultural studies invites submissions for the annual senior student essay competition. Essays for consideration require submission by the deadline of 1 July, 2019. The winning essay will be announced on 16 August, 2019.  
Posted: 2019-04-29 More...

New issue available: SITES 15(2) now available

This issue of SITES features the winning SITES Senior Student Essay Competition essay. In addition to two regular articles on Māori Jews' memories of 'home', and the liminality experienced by older folk transitioning into residential care, it also contains a Special Section edited by Chrystal Jaye, Ruth Fitzgerald and Molly George entitled Care, Cosmopolitanism and Anthropology. The issue is completed by a book review essay reviewing three books that speak to ethnographic frontiers.  
Posted: 2018-11-05

New issue available: Sites 15(1) Special Issue now available

Ethnographic Frontiers: Pushing the Boundaries of Ethnography

This special issue focused on contemporary ethnographic engagements emerged from the fortieth ASAANZ annual conference at Massey University in 2015. Various ethnographic sensibilities are revealed here, extending across human-non-human contexts that offer opportunities to play with ethnographic form.
Posted: 2018-08-23
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