Andrew Orta

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Contact Information

Department of Anthropology
382 Davenport Hall
607 S Mathews Ave.
M/C 148
Urbana, IL 61801

Office Hours

Monday 12-2 and by appt.

Additional Campus Affiliations

Professor, Global Studies Programs and Courses
Interim Director, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Highlighted Publications

Orta, A. (2004). Catechizing Culture: Missionaries, Aymara, and the "New Evangelization". Columbia University Press.

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Recent Publications

Orta, A. (2019). Imagining the unmanageable: MBAs at the limits of neoliberalism. Culture, Theory and Critique, 60(1), 50-65.

Orta, A. (2019). Making Global MBAs: The Culture of Business and the Business of Culture. (California Series in Public Anthropology; Vol. 47). Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.

Orta, A. (2016). Inculturation. In H. Gooren (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Latin American Religions (pp. 1-6). [Chapter 206-1] Springer International Publishing.

Orta, A. (2016). Inculturation theology and the "new evangelization". In V. Garrad-Burnett, P. Freston, & S. C. Dove (Eds.), The Cambridge History of Religions in Latin America (pp. 591-602). Cambridge University Press.

Orta, A. (2014). Commentary: Response to Karen Ho on cultures of capitalism, contexts of capitalism. American Ethnologist, 41(1), 38-39.

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