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Departmental Colloquium: Emma Cohen (University of Oxford)

Online Event
CEU Budapest
Wednesday, April 14, 2021, 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Emma Cohen is a Fellow in Human Sciences at Wadham College and Associate Professor within the Institute of Cognitive and Evolutionary Anthropology, University of Oxford.

Her research studies social affiliation in everyday human behaviour, culture and health within a broad evolutionary framework. Current work explores how forms of collective physical activity build and benefit from social bonding and support among individuals.  She has also researched the influence of accent and other social markers on children’s developing social preferences and cognitive factors influencing the transmission of culture.