Jennifer Rasell


Jennifer Rasell studied law at Oxford University, European studies in Berlin (FU) and East European studies in London (UCL). Her PhD dissertation in anthropology at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin looks at relationships in and through state care in Hungary in the 1980s, using life histories and case files to explore kinship and how state practice influenced the functioning of families.

  • Rasell, Jennifer (2015): Rethinking care and violence. Dynamics in children's homes in state socialist Hungary, Anthropology of East Europe Review, 33/1, 59-69.