Maxine Weisgrau (Barnard College, New York)
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Maxine Weisgrau, PhD
Associate Professor (Visiting)
Department of Anthropology
411 Milbank Hall
New York, NY 10027 USA
Description of work:
Research areas and interests:
Tribal identity / religion / ritual;
Bhils; Rajasthan; NGOs, India
Forthcoming. Experiencing Life and Death Before Birth.
Prospect Heights, IL: Waveland Press.
1999a. Beyond the Boundaries of Belief: Readings in the
Anthropology of Religion. Co-edited with Morton Klass. Boulder: Westview.
1999b. "Vedic and Hindu Traditions" In Religion and Culture: An
Anthropological Focus. Ray Scupin, ed. New York: Prentice Hall.
In press. "Rajasthan," "Tribalism and Tribal Identity" and "Gavri"
In South Asian Folklore: An Encyclopedia. NY: Garland Press.
1997. Interpreting Development: Local Histories, Local Strategies.
Lanham, Md.: University Press of America.