Amy S. Bruckman
Amy Susan Bruckman (born 1965) is a professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology affiliated with the School of Interactive Computing and the GVU Center. She is best known for her pioneering resear...
Jane Addams
Jane Addams (September 6, 1860 – May 21, 1935) was a pioneer American settlement social worker, public philosopher, sociologist, author, and leader in women's suffrage and world peace. In an era when ...
Jane C. Goodale
Jane Carter Goodale (1926–2008) was an American anthropologist, author, photographer, and professor who worked to bring attention to the roles of women in Oceania and Australia through her extensive r...
Janet Yellen
Janet Louise Yellen (born August 13, 1946) is an American economist. She is the Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, previously serving as Vice Chair from 2010 to 2014.Previ...
Grace Crowfoot
Grace Crowfoot was an archaeologist and expert on Ancient Egyptian textiles and mother of Dorothy Hodgkin, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry. During her career she worked on the Anglo Saxon burial at Sutton...
Ann Dunham
Stanley Ann Dunham (November 29, 1942 – November 7, 1995) was the mother of Barack Obama, the 44th President of the United States, and an American anthropologist who specialized in economic anthropolo...
Nadia Hijab
Nadia Hijab is a Palestinian political analyst, author and journalist who comments frequently on human rights and the Middle East, and the situation of the Palestinians in particular.
Hijab was bo...
Nancy Ammerman
Nancy Tatom Ammerman (born 1950) is a professor of sociology of religion, now at Boston University. In 1993 she wrote a controversial report about the Branch Davidians and Waco.
In 1984, Ammerman ...
Hannah Arendt
Johanna "Hannah" Arendt (/ˈɛərənt/ or /ˈɑrənt/; [ˈaːʀənt]; 14 October 1906 – 4 December 1975) was a German-born political theorist. Though often described as a philosopher, she rejected that label on ...
Regula Tschumi
Regula Tschumi is a Swiss social anthropologist and art historian.
Regula Tschumi has spent time in East, West and South Africa, researching into contemporary African art. In 2006 she published a ...
Marija Makarovič
Marija Makarovič, née Jagodic, (born 15 August 1930) is a Slovene ethnologist.Makarovič was born in Ljubljana in 1930. After graduating from the University of Ljubljana in 1953 she worked as a curator...