Cynthia A. Werner

2015, April 19–23
Understanding Patriarchal BeliefsAdvanced SeminarThe Psychology of PatriarchyBringing together an interdisciplinary group of scholars with extensive field research experience in cultures where patriarchal beliefs and practices continue to impact the daily lives of women, this seminar was organized to develop new theories explicating the ways that culturally situated systems of patriarchy, family, and power are both shaped by and constitutive of individual desires, goals, and identities.
2007
Half-Lives & Half-TruthsSAR Press PublicationHalf-Lives & Half-Truths: Confronting the Radioactive Legacies of the Cold WarThe long Cold War of the twentieth century has ended, but only now are the poisonous legacies of that “first nuclear age” coming to light. Activists and anthropologists, the authors of this volume reveal the devastating, complex, and long-term environmental health problems afflicting the people who worked in uranium mining and processing, lived in regions dedicated to the construction of nuclear weapons or participated, often unknowingly, in radiation experiments.


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