A Major Report of a Minor Exception, or a Minor Report of a Major Problem? The American Anthropological Association’s CEAUSSIC vis-à-vis the Human Terrain System–Part 2
Commentary on the American Anthropological Association’s Report on the U.S. Army’s Human Terrain System and its embedding of anthropologists in counterinsurgency teams. This part focuses on HTS’ role as an intelligence program, the question of ethics and politics, and a conclusion on the purposes and effects of the AAA report. It also ends a six month series of articles on HTS and the militarization of anthropology.