Webb, Sarah Jayne

Grant Type: 
Dissertation Fieldwork Grant
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Queensland, U. of
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
April 18, 2011
Project Title: 
Webb, Sarah Jayne, U. of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia - To aid research on 'Materials Reformed, Materials of Reform: Value and Forest Product Trade on Palawan Island, the Philippines,' supervised by Dr. Wolfram Dressler

SARAH J. WEBB, then a student at University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, received a grant in April 2011 to aid research on 'Materials Reformed, Materials of Reform: Value and Forest Product Trade on Palawan Island, the Philippines,' supervised by Dr. Wolfram H. Dressler. This project traces how values of Palawan forest honey are produced through socio-economic relations between Tagbanua harvesters, middle traders, civil society, and, the state. Value-adding such non-timber forest products (NTFPs) is heralded as a market-based solution to sustainable forest use.

Grant Year: 
2011
Award Amount: 
$17,495

Weir, James M.

Grant Type: 
Dissertation Fieldwork Grant
Insitutional Affiliation: 
New York, Graduate Center, City U. of
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
May 25, 2004
Project Title: 
Weir, James M., City U. of New York, New York, NY - To aid research on 'Popular Social Practices in the Context of Conflict: Chess, Music, and Gardening in Herat, Afghanistan,' supervised by Dr. Vincent Crapanzano

JAMES M. WEIR, then a student at City University of New York Graduate Center, New York, New York, received funding in May 2004 to aid research on 'Popular Social Practices in the Context of Conflict: Chess, Music, and Gardening in Herat, Afghanistan,' supervised by Dr. Vincent Crapanzano. This study presents the life stories of five 'ordinary'Afghans and examines the processes of self-presentation and self-identification in these narratives for what they reveal about the speaker's experience of recent Afghan history. This project queries these life stories at two distinctly different levels.

Grant Year: 
2004
Award Amount: 
$25,000

Waterson, Roxana

Grant Type: 
Conference & Workshop Grant
Insitutional Affiliation: 
National U. of Singapore
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
April 28, 2006
Project Title: 
Waterson, Dr. Roxana, National U. of Singapore - To aid conference on 'Asia-Pacific Childhoods: New concepts and networks for Asia-Pacific child researchers,' 2006, National U., in collaboration with Dr. Brenda Yeoh Saw Ai

'Asia-Pacific Childhoods: New Concepts and Networks for Asia-Pacific Child Researchers.' July 17-20, 2006, Natuional University of Singapore. Organizer: Dr. Roxana Waterson, National University of Singapore. The Asia-Pacific Childhoods Conference welcomed around 100 participants from 31 different countries across the Asia-Pacific region and beyond.

Grant Year: 
2006
Award Amount: 
$10,000

Webb, Martin Julian

Grant Type: 
Dissertation Fieldwork Grant
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Sussex, U. of
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
November 29, 2005
Project Title: 
Webb, Martin, U. of Sussex, Brighton, UK - To aid research on 'The Social Life of Anti-Corruption in India,' supervised by Dr. Geert deNeve

MARTIN WEBB, then a student at University of Sussex, Brighton, United Kingdom, received funding in November 2005 to aid research on 'The Social Life of Anti-Corruption in India,' supervised by Dr. Geert deNeve. This project looks at the social life of anti-corruption activist networks in Delhi, India.

Grant Year: 
2005
Award Amount: 
$2,836

Wang, Jing

Grant Type: 
Wadsworth Fellowship
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Concordia Welfare and Education Foundation
Status: 
Completed Fellowship
Approve Date: 
July 25, 2012
Project Title: 
Wang, Jing, Concordia Welfare and Education Foundation, Hong Kong, P.R. China - to aid training in social/cultural anthropology at Case Western Reserve U., Cleveland, OH, supervised by Dr. Melvyn Goldstein
Grant Year: 
2012
Award Amount: 
$17,500

Wang, Jing

Grant Type: 
Wadsworth Fellowship
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Concordia Welfare and Education Foundation
Status: 
Completed Fellowship
Approve Date: 
April 29, 2011
Project Title: 
Wang, Jing, Concordia Welfare and Education Foundation, Hong Kong, P.R. China - to aid training in social/cultural anthropology at Case Western Reserve U., Cleveland, OH, supervised by Dr. Melvyn Goldstein
Grant Year: 
2011
Award Amount: 
$17,500

Wang, Jing

Grant Type: 
Wadsworth Fellowship
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Concordia Welfare and Education Foundation
Status: 
Active Fellowship
Approve Date: 
July 25, 2013
Project Title: 
Wang, Jing, Concordia Welfare and Education Foundation, Hong Kong, P.R. China - to aid training in social/cultural anthropology at Case Western Reserve U., Cleveland, OH, supervised by Dr. Melvyn Goldstein
Grant Year: 
2013
Award Amount: 
$17,500

Wang, Jun

Grant Type: 
Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship
Insitutional Affiliation: 
North Carolina, Chapel Hill, U. of
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
June 3, 2004
Project Title: 
Wang, Jun, U. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC - To aid research and writing on 'A Life History of Ren Yinggiu: Historical Problems and Mythology in Chinese Medical Modernity' - Richard Carley Hunt Fellowship

JUN WANG, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, was awarded a Richard Carley Hunt Fellowship in June 2004 to aid research and writing on, 'A Life History of Ren Yinggiu: Historical Problems and Mythology in Chinese Medical Modernity.' This book aims to answer three related questions: What makes Chinese medicine Chinese and/or universal? Why is the life history of senior Chinese medicine doctors significant for understanding an institutional Chinese medicine.

Grant Year: 
2004
Award Amount: 
$30,000

Wang, Mingming

Grant Type: 
Conference & Workshop Grant
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Peking U.
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
March 7, 2007
Project Title: 
Wang, Dr. Mingming, Peking U., Beijing, China - To aid workshop on 'Crossing Borders & Paradigms: Anthropology of Southwest China Reconsidered,' 2007, Dali, China, in collaboration with Dr. Zhengwen Yang

'Crossing Borders and Paradigms: Anthropology of Southwest China Reconsidered'
August 7-14, 2007, Southwestern University for Ethnic Minorities, Dali City, Yunnan, China
Organizers: Dr. Mingming Wang (Peking University) and Dr. Zhenguen Yang (Southwestern University for Ethnic Minorities)

The workshop brought together 39 established scholars, representing various perspectives, to reflect on recent Western and Chinese anthropological discourses of minority nationalities in Southwest China.

Grant Year: 
2007
Award Amount: 
$15,000

Wang, Xinyuan

Grant Type: 
Wadsworth Fellowship
Insitutional Affiliation: 
China University
Status: 
Active Fellowship
Approve Date: 
May 2, 2013
Project Title: 
Wang, Xinyuan, U. of China, Beijing, P.R. of China - To aid training in social cultural anthropology at U. College London, London, UK, supervised by Dr. Daniel Miller
Grant Year: 
2013
Award Amount: 
$17,500
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