Arturo Escobar
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Field of Expertise  :
critical archaeology
Educational background  :

Bachelors of Science in Chemical Engineering

Master's Degree in Food Science and International Nutrition

Ph.D. in Philosophy

Acheivements / Contributions  :

  • Arturo has a lot of field work knowledge.
  • He spent several summers in the Colombian Pacific Coast Rainforest learning about black movement and biodiversity.
  • He also spent a few summers with the Colombian Department of National Planning helping out with the development of food and food development.
  • Arturo has taught for over twenty years.
  • His first teaching project was in 1978 at the University of California, Berkeley where he was a teaching subordinate.
  • He has teached at many places including University of California, Santa Cruz and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
  • He is at present working at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill as the Kenan Distinguished Teaching Professor of Anthropology.
  • He has source:Arturo Escobar

Bibliography  :
Encountering Development, In Search of the Rain Forest (New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century) ,Cultures of Politics Politics of Cultures : Re-Visioning Latin American Social Movements .