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Research Interests

Global health, biomedicine, development, humanitarianism, political economy, race, gender, sports, Sierra Leone, Mozambique, US.

Education/Academic qualification

Social Anthropology, PhD, Harvard University

… → 2009

Research interests

  • Ebola
  • Global health
  • Sierra Leone

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Sierra Leone Social Sciences
humanitarianism Social Sciences
anthropology Social Sciences
political economy Social Sciences
West Africa Social Sciences
ethnography Social Sciences
health Social Sciences
AIDS Social Sciences

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Research Output 2009 2018

2 Citations (Scopus)

Le retour de la « règle indirecte »: la politique économique de l’extraction de diamants et sa relation avec l’épidémie d’Ebola dans le district de Kono, au Sierra Leone

Translated title of the contribution: Indirect rule redux: the political economy of diamond mining and its relation to the Ebola outbreak in Kono District, Sierra LeoneFrankfurter, R., Kardas-Nelson, M., Benton, A., Barrie, M. B., Dibba, Y., Farmer, P. & Richardson, E. T., Oct 2 2018, In : Review of African Political Economy. 45, 158, p. 522-540 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sierra Leone
political economy
health care
2 Citations (Scopus)

Ebola at a distance: a pathographic account of anthropology’s relevance

Benton, A., Mar 1 2017, In : Anthropological Quarterly. 90, 2, p. 495-524 30 p., 663624.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

digital media

Reading the classics: Ideology, tautology, and memory

Benton, A., Jan 1 2017, In : HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory. 7, 3, p. 29-33 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Rethinking Public Anthropologies in the Digital Age: Toward a New Dialogue

Benton, A. & Bonilla, Y., Mar 1 2017, In : American Anthropologist. 119, 1, p. 154-156 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Digital Age
3 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical referral coordination from a first-level hospital: A prospective case study from rural Nepal

Fleming, M., King, C., Rajeev, S., Baruwal, A., Schwarz, D., Schwarz, R., Khadka, N., Pande, S., Khanal, S., Acharya, B., Benton, A., Rogers, S. O., Panizales, M., Gyorki, D., McGee, H., Shaye, D. & Maru, D., Sep 25 2017, In : BMC health services research. 17, 1, 676.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Referral and Consultation
Prospective Studies