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Professor Jonathan Parry FBA

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About this Fellow

Social & cultural anthropology, other branches; South Asia India; anthropology

Website: http://www.lse.ac.uk/anthropology/people/jonathan-parry

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor of Anthropology, London School of Economics

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer in Social Anthropology, University of Edinburgh, 1971 - 1974
  • Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Reader then from 1993 Professor of Anthropology, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 1974
  • Professor of Anthropology, London School of Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 1993

Publications

Caste and kinship in Kangra 1979

Death in Banaras 1994

The worlds of Indian industrial labour 1999

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Professor Denise Pumain

Comparative analysis of the evolution of cities & systems of cities in different parts of the world; dynamic modelling of complex systems in social sciences; geographical theory.

Professor Neil Wrigley

Economic geography with distinctive focus on retail & consumption: specifically retail globalisation & its host-economy impacts; & policy & practice engaged research on retail access.

Professor Hastings Donnan

The comparative study of borders that have experienced conflict, violence and war; related issues of trauma, memory and displacement; border crossings, transitions and transgressions; Islam; Ireland; Pakistan