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Professor Maurice Bloch FBA

About this Fellow

Social and cultural anthropology

Website: http://www.lse.ac.uk/anthropology/people/maurice-bloch

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor of Anthropology, London School of Economics, University of London

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer, Reader, Professor of Anthropology, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 1969

Publications

Anthropology and the Cognitive Challenge 2012 CUP

Going in and out 2012 Paradigm Publishers

From blessing to violence 1986

Prey into hunter 1992

How we think they think 1998

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The history, concept and practice of territory; contemporary territorial and boundary disputes and geopolitics; political and social theory; the history of geographical and political thought

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Historical anthropology of religion, social-political systems and livelihoods, especially with reference to Indian caste inequality and activism, religious pluralism (Hindu and Christian) and common property resources; the anthropology of knowledge, institutions and international development.

Professor Richard Wrangham

Chimpanzee social ecology; primate and human behaviour in a comparative framework, including influences of diet, violence and culture; self-domestication and the evolution of reduced aggression; primate conservation

Professor Georgina Born

Anthropology and sociology of music, media and digital cultures; anthropological theory; the social, the material, and time; cultural production, cultural institutions and creative industries; music in the late twentieth and twenty-first centuries; interdisciplinarity; AI and culture; digital humanities and digital methods