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Peggy Trawick
Worked at Massey University, New Zealand
Attended University of Chicago
Lived in Boston, Massachusetts
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants to boost manufacturing in his country, but it's cheaper and easier to import than make in India
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Poor Radio Shack! They're closing down! All the techies loved Radio Shack when they were young. Or at least one techie that I know of did. Somehow they should bring it back. Keep all the employees and bring it back. Okay?
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Good point.
David Graeber: Why has the basic logic of austerity been accepted by everyone? Because solidarity has come to be viewed as a scourge
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A tragedy indeed.
I always envied the arch-typical Radio Shack customer of my fantasies: A maker whose super power was buying diodes and circuit boards and third-hand clamps. These titans were in full command of the aisle containing bins of uninteresting parts which did nothing individually but together, in the right combination, in the right hands, created pure magic. These conjurers were the electronics equivalent of master chefs who could glance at my kitchen a...
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This reality is obvious to many people, but not all. Ethnic inequality and inter-ethic warfare bring us all down.
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How an industry devoted to overturning barriers let a gender gap stand unchallenged.
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In this short documentary, a former defense lawyer for prisoners at Guantánamo Bay argues against the C.I.A.’s use of torture.
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Jessica Valenti: When so much sexual violence surrounds around one area of student life, something must be done
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To me, this and related books and articles are extremely interesting.
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Professor, anthropologist, ethnographer, writer.
Employment
  • Massey University, New Zealand
    Professor, 1992 - 2009
  • Hobart and William Smith Colleges
    Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, 1979 - 1992
  • Western Washington University
    Instructor, 1978 - 1979
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Boston, Massachusetts - Louisville, Kentucky - Chicago, Illinois - Santa Fe, New Mexico - Jerusalem, Israel - Concord, California - Batticaloa, Sri Lanka - Palmerston North, New Zealand - Ithaca, New York - Bellingham, Washington - Chennai, India - Madurai, India - Branchport, New York
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Living in the SF Bay Area now.
Education
  • University of Chicago
    Anthropology, 1970 - 1978
  • Harvard University
    Anthropology, 1966 - 1970
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Female
Other names
Margaret Trawick