The Anthropology Program at NYU Abu Dhabi explores the relationship of human universality and cultural specificity, to elucidate the complex cultural, social, and political developments that contribute to an understanding of what it means to be a social being, and to participate in cross-cultural understanding and global citizenship.

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Voices of a Generation

Professor of Anthropology Marzia Balzani is working on a historic project to collect stories and recipes from elderly Emirati women.