LAURA NADER

Laura Nader is Professor of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley. Her current work focuses on how central dogmas are made and how they work. Energy Choices in a Democratic Society (1980) is a multidisciplinary collaborative effort supported by the National Academy of Sciences. Harmony Ideology-Justice and Control in a Zapotec Mountain Village (1990), and Essays in Controlling Processes (1994, 1996) emerge from a theoretical perspective that crosses disciplinary boundaries. Naked Science - Anthropological Inquiry into Boundaries, Power, and Knowledge (1996) provides a framework for understanding power arrangements in global science. She is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.