Publications: Applied Anthropology


Anthropology in Action

Human Organisation

Omertaa: Journal of Applied Anthropology

Practicing Anthropology


Society for Applied Anthropology

The National Association for the Practice of Anthropology

EPIC - Advancing the Value of Ethnography in Industry

The ASA Network of Applied Anthropologists


A Handbook of Practicing Anthropology
Riall W. Nolan (2013, Editor)

Anthropology and Consultancy: Issues and Debates
Pamela Stewart and Andrew Strathern (2004, Editors)

Anthropology and Public Service: The UK Experience
Jeremy MacClancy (Editor, 2017)

Anthropology in Practice: Building a Career Outside the Academy
Riall W. Nolan (2003, Author)

Anthropology Put to Work
Les Field and Richard G. Fox (2007, Editors)

Applications of Anthropology: Professional Anthropology in the Twenty-first Century
Sarah Pink (2005, Editor)

Applied Anthropology: An Introduction
John van Willigen (2002, Author)

Applied Anthropology: Domains of Application
Satish Kedia and John van Willigen (2005, Authors)

Applied Anthropology: Tools and Perspectives for Contemporary Practice
Alexander M. Ervin (2004, Author)

Applied Anthropology: Unexpected Spaces, Topics and Methods
Sheena Nahm and Cortney Hughes Rinker (Editors, 2015)

Applying Anthropology: An Introductory Reader
Aaron Podolefsky, Peter Brown and Scott Lacy Professor (2011, Authors)

Becoming a Practicing Anthropologist: A Guide to Careers and Training Programs in Applied Anthropology
John van Willigen (1987, Author)

Careers in Anthropology
John T. Omohundro (1997, Author)

Careers in Applied Anthropology in the 21st Century: Perspectives from Academics and Practitioners
Carla Guerrón‐Montero (2009, Editor)

Ethnography and Corporate Encounter: Reflections on Research in and of Corporations
Melissa Cefkin (2009, Editor)

Media, Anthropology and Public Engagement
Sarah Pink and Simone Abram (2015, Editors)

Public Anthropology in a Borderless World
Sam Beck and Carl A. Maida (2015, Editors)

The Applied Anthropology Reader
James H. McDonald (2001, Author)

The Ethics of Knowledge Creation
Lisette Josephides and Anne Sigfrid Grønseth (2017, Editors)

Theoretical Scholarship and Applied Practice
Sarah Pink, Vaike Fors, and Tom O'Dell (2017, Editors)

Towards Engaged Anthropology
Sam Beck and Carl A. Maida (2013, Editors)

Using Anthropology in the World: A Guide to Becoming an Anthropologist Practitioner
Riall W. Nolan (2017, Author)

Visual Interventions: Applied Visual Anthropology
Sarah Pink (2009, Editor)

What Anthropologists Do
Veronica Strang (2009, Author)


Applied Anthropology in Europe: Historical Obstacles, Current Situation, Future Challenges
Dan Podjed, Meta Gorup, and Alenka Bezjak Mlakar

Anthropology in Action (2016)

Reclaiming Applied Anthropology: Its Past, Present, and Future
Barbara Rylko-Bauer, Merrill Singer and John Van Willigen

American Anthropologist (2006)

What Comes Next in European Applied Anthropology?
Dan Podjed and Meta Gorup

Anthropology in Action (2014)