London School of Economics

Name Area Department Start Year Stop Year Advisor
John Arundel BarnesSocial Network Analysis
Maurice Bloch Social Anthropology1967 Stanley J. Tambiah (grad student)
Raymond FirthNew Zealand, Economic Anthropology, Formalism, Functionalism
Chris FullerSouth Asia, India, Hinduism, South Indian temples, religion, politics, globalisation, Tamil Brahman society and history
Anthony Giddenssociology, but also in anthropology, archaeology, psychology, philosophy, history, linguistics, economics, social work and most recently, political science.
Edmund LeachSocial Anthropology, Sri Lanka, Burma, Political Anthropology Anthropology Bronislaw Malinowski (grad student), Raymond Firth (grad student)
Jonathan ParrySouth Asia, sociology of Hinduism, caste, inequality, industrialisation, labour, anthropology of work
John D.Y. PeelBritish Africanist, sociologist and historian of religion in Africa, particularly in Nigeria. He was most notable for his studies of historical patterns of religious belief among the Yoruba people. Donald Macrae (grad student)
Andrew SanchezClass, labour, corruption, India, urban anthropology, race, decolonisation
Richard Sennettcity, urban, cultural studies, public sphere, capitalism
Michael T. Taussig Anthropology Julian Pitt-Rivers (grad student)