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Current Member

Elizabeth Saleh

Affiliation

Social Science

Field of Study

Anthropology

Home Institution

American University of Beirut

Elizabeth Saleh works in the fields of political and economic anthropology. Her current ethnographic study is about the lives of Syrian underage waste pickers growing up at a Beirut scrapyard. While at the IAS, she intends to finalize her manuscript which tells the story of the labor and caring practices of this scrapyard community.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Social Science
current

Degrees

Goldsmiths, University of London
Ph.D.
2014