›Ethnographic Skepticism‹. A Conversation with Tom Scott-Smith

  • Tom Scott-Smith is Associate Professor of Refugee Studies and Forced Migration, Fellow of St. Cross College Oxford, and Course Director for the MSc in Refugee and Forced Migration Studies. Previously, he worked as a development practitioner concerned with the education sector in the Middle East and Sub-Saharan Africa. The following interview discusses arguments and questions arising from his newest book (2020), historical and currents trends of hunger relief, important players, institutions and gender relations in the humanitarian sector – and more. It was conducted by Heike Wieters (Historical European Studies, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin) and Tatjana Tönsmeyer (Contemporary History, Bergische Universität Wuppertal) in a back-and-forth conversation via E-Mail.

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Author:Tom-Scott Smith
URL:https://www.zeithistorische-forschungen.de/2-2021/5960
DOI:https://doi.org/10.14765/zzf.dok-2338
Parent Title (German):Zeithistorische Forschungen – Studies in Contemporary History
Publisher:ZZF – Centre for Contemporary History: Zeithistorische Forschungen
Place of publication:Potsdam
Document Type:Journal Article
Language:English
Date of Publication (online):2022/01/24
Date of first Publication:2022/01/24
Release Date:2022/01/25
Volume:18
Issue:2
First Page:331
Last Page:345
ZZF Chronological-Classification:20. Jahrhundert
vor 1900
21. Jahrhundert
ZZF Topic-Classification:Politik
Körper
Materielle Kultur
Transnationale Geschichte
Entwicklungspolitik
Global History
Weltgeschichte
Internationale Organisationen
Internationale Beziehungen
Medizin
Gesundheit
Menschenrechte
Wissenschaft
Ernährung
ZZF Regional-Classification:regional übergreifend
Web-Publications:Zeithistorische Forschungen
Studies in Contemporary History: Articles:2 / 2021 Welt – Hunger – Hilfe
Licence (English):License LogoCreative Commons - ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0)