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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

Other Anthropology and Geography Fellows

Professor David Smith

Geographical aspects of inequality, social justice and morality, including exploration of the interface of geography and ethics; research in the USA, Eastern Europe and South Africa

Professor Stephen Daniels

The history of landscape representation, design and management; the landscape arts of eighteenth century Britain; the history of geographical knowledge and imagination

Dr Alan Baker

Historical geography: the development through time and distribution in space of leisure-related voluntary associations (especially musical societies and sports clubs) in rural France during the nineteenth century

Professor Alan Barnard

Comparative ethnography of southern Africa; contemporary hunter-gatherers; the history of anthropology; the social anthropology of human origins, especially the co-evolution of language and kinship