Personal Details: Bosa, Bastien
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Bastien Bosa, PhD, is Professor of Anthropology at Universidad del Rosario (Bogotá, Colombia) since 2007. He received his PhD in Social Sciences from the École Normale Supérieure, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in 2006. His main research interests fall within the framework of a historical anthropology of colonialism and racial relations. His doctoral thesis focused on the complex history of segregation and assimilation policies that affected Indigenous peoples in southeastern Australia. In Colombia, he has developed an extensive research project on the relationships between the Arhuaco Indigenous people of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta and a series of external actors (state, missionaries, settlers, etc.). This research project is based on archival research as well as a form of collaborative ethnography, which involves the Arhuaco community.https://pure.urosario.edu.co/en/persons/bastien-andre-bosa-2
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