SOME IMPORTANT ADDRESSES


Related to Architectural Ethnology,
Architectural Anthropology, Habitat Research

IASTE
The International Association for the Study of Traditional Environments.

Established at the 'First International Symposium on Traditional Dwellings and Settlements' 4/1988 at Berkeley. IASTE is an interdisciplinary and international forum concerned with the comparative and cross-cultural research into the traditional habitat

Main activities of IASTE:

Annual rates:
For Individuals are US$ 45.- (nonUS + 12$ f. mailing)

Contact:

IASTE
Center for Environmental Design Research
390 Wurster Hall
Univ. of California
Berkeley, CA 94720-1839 USA

Tel: 510 642 2896
Fax: 510 643 5571

EDRA
Environmental Design Research Association
Main characteristics:
Relativly informal international association of Researchers interested in Environmental Design

Main activities:
Several informal, usually one larger meeting, in general within the US

Contact:

EDRA  Business Office
PO Box 7146
Edmund OK 73083-7146
USA
e-mail: amsedra@aol.com

PAPER
Association People And Physical Environment Research

PAPER's objectives :

PAPER assumes basically a South-west Pacific regional role but favours also exchange of ideas and research materials on a global level.

PAPER's main activities:

Address:

Assoc. Prof. R. Thorne
Chairperson PAPER
c/o Department of Architecture
Building GO4
Univ. of Sydney
NSW Australia 2006
For PAPER journal information on the Internet see: http://www.arch.su.edu.au/dept_arch/publications/paper.html
RÉSEAU AA / France
Réseau de la recherche architecturale 'Architecture et Anthropologie', Paris

Characteristics: Informal network of mainly French researchers focussed on architecture within the wider framework of anthropology

Contact:

Christelle Robin
Ecole d'Architecture 
de Paris La Villette
144 Rue de Flandre
F-75019 Paris
Tel (1) 40 36 79 70

CISPUT / Italy
Centro Internazionale per lo Studio dei Processi urbani e territoriali -
International Centre for the Study of Regional and Urban Evolution

Characteristics:
Informal network of mainly Italian researchers related to architecture, urbanism and Italian/Roman history of territorial organisation

Contact:

I-53026 Pienza (Siena), Corso il Rossellino 36
tel/fax: 05787/748321
I-50125 Florence, Via S. Niccolo 107
tel: 055/2345192
I- 00184 Roma, Via Baccina 32 
tel 06/6794552 fax: 06/6795976

Related to Anthropology in general

UIAES
International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences

Characteristics:
Largest worldwide Association of Physical / Cultural Anthropology and Ethnology

Main activities:

Contact:

Eric Sunderland, Secretary General
Univ. of Wales, Bangor
Faculty of Health Studies
Fron Heulog
Ffriddoedd Road
Bangor, Gwynedd LL 57 2 EF
United Kingdom

AAA
American Anthropological Association

Characterisation Huge American umbrella organization with numerous disciplinary (e.g. American Ethnological Society, Archaeology Division etc.) and regional subsections. Main activities:

Contact:
American Anthropological Association, 
Suite 640, 
4350 North Fairfax Drive
Arlington, VA 22203-1621, USA

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