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MA Creative & Collaborative Enterprise Scholarships for 2017-18

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MACCE

Open City Docs School is delighted to announce five scholarships (in the form of partial fee waivers) for places on any of the three pathways on the MA Creative & Collaborative Enterprise

PhD Studentship: Anthropology of Smartphones and Smart Ageing

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Duration: 1st October 2017 to 1st April 2021

The Department of Anthropology at UCL has secured ERC funding* for a 3.5-year PhD studentship on the Anthropology of Smartphones and Smart Ageing project, led by Professor Daniel Miller. The project starts 1st October 2017, with 15 months of fieldwork starting from 1st February 2018. The candidate is likely to be spending most of their time in London before and after fieldwork.

Why Do Only Humans Talk?

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Current Anthropology

At last, scientists have come up with an explanation.

The origins of speech has been one of the great unsolved mysteries of modern science. A new article in Current Anthropology explains why it is that out of 220 primate species we are the only ones that talk.

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