SoS 182- Dr. Elizabeth Miller and the necessity of a Biocultural Approach

January 19, 2023By Andrea SilvaBiocultural anthropology, Birth weight, Breastmilk, Reproductive health, Season 5 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 182- Dr. Elizabeth Miller and the necessity of a Biocultural Approach Chris and Cara discuss underappreciated athletes before unpacking Big Data with Dr. Elizabeth Miller, an Associate Professor at the University of South Florida. Dr. Miller is a biological anthropologist interested in evolutionary and biocultural approaches to maternal and child … Read More

SoS 140- On Shodagor Fathers, Childhood Growth, and Fieldwork with Dr. Kathrine Starkweather

October 18, 2021By Delaney GlassAllocare, Behavioral ecology, Biocultural anthropology, Fatherhood, Fieldwork, Growth and development, Season 4, Shodagor No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 140- On Shodagor Fathers, Childhood Growth, and Fieldwork with Dr. Kathrine Starkweather On today’s episode, Chris and Cara talk to Dr. Kathrine Starkweather, who is a biocultural and biological anthropologist and is an Assistant Professor at The University of Illinois- Chicago. They discuss her recent paper “Are fathers a good … Read More

SoS 138 – The Three “C” Words with Dr. William Dressler

October 4, 2021By Delaney GlassBiocultural anthropology, Cultural consonance, Growth and development, Methods and Measuring, Season 4 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 138 – The Three “C” Words with Dr. William Dressler Dr. William (Bill) Dressler is a professor emeritus at the University of Alabama. He is a biocultural anthropologist who pioneered the cultural consonance method. On this episode, he talks with Chris and Cara about the three ‘c’ words: cultural consonance, … Read More

SoS 91 – How the Outside gets Inside with Drs. Tom Leatherman and Alan Goodman

September 7, 2020By Theresa GildnerBiocultural anthropology, Embodiment, Political Economy, Racism, Season 3 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 91 – How the Outside gets Inside with Drs. Tom Leatherman and Alan Goodman In this episode Chris and Cara talk with Dr. Tom Leatherman (Professor of Anthropology at UMass Amherst) and Dr. Alan Goodman (Professor of Anthropology at Hampshire College). Drs. Leatherman and Goodman discuss their revolutionary work advocating … Read More

SoS 13 – Milk Does Not Necessarily Do a Body Good with Andrea Wiley (Part B)

May 10, 2018By humbio-adminBiocultural anthropology, Lecture, Milk consumption, Normalcy, Season 1 No Comments

In episodes 12 and 13, we interview Andrea Wiley from Indiana University and share an edit of her October 13, 2016 James R. Bindon Biocultural Anthropology and Health Series lecture at the University of Alabama entitled “Biocultural Perspectives and Biological ‘Normalcy’: The example of human consumption of cow’s milk.” Wiley is Professor of Anthropology and … Read More

SoS 12 – Milking Kitties with Andrea Wiley (Part A)

May 10, 2018By humbio-adminBiocultural anthropology, Milk consumption, Normalcy, Season 1 No Comments

In episodes 12 and 13, we interview Andrea Wiley from Indiana University and share an edit of her October 13, 2016 James R. Bindon Biocultural Anthropology and Health Series lecture at the University of Alabama entitled “Biocultural Perspectives and Biological ‘Normalcy’: The example of human consumption of cow’s milk.” Wiley is Professor of Anthropology and … Read More