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John Galaty

John Galaty

Associate Professor
Stephen Leacock Building, Room 724
855 Sherbrooke Street West
Montreal, Quebec, H3A 2T7

Tel.: 514-398-1336
Fax: 514-398-7476
E-Mail: john [dot] galaty [at] mcgill [dot] ca (John Galaty)







Office Hours

TBA





Courses

[ LongCourse("ANTH 634"); ]

Date & Time: Fridays 2:30-4:30
Location: LEA 721
Course Registration Number: #1527

 

[ LongCourse("ANTH 345"); ]

Date & Time: Fridays 2:30 – 4:30
Location: LEA 819
Course Registration Number: #1539

 

[ LongCourse("ANTH 355"); ]

Date & Time: Mondays & Wednesdays 4:05 – 5:25
Location: BURN 1B36
Course Registration Number: #2090

 

[ LongCourse("ANTH 416"); ]

Date & Time:
Location: Africa
Course Registration Number: #1559

 

[ LongCourse("ANTH 780"); ]

Date & Time: Fridays 2:30 – 4:30
Location: LEA 819
Course Registration Number: #7199





Education & Research Interests

Ph.D. University of Chicago 1977

Pastoralism, rangeland development, wildlife and community conservation; legal anthropology, property and land tenure; social conflict and violence; nationalism, ethnicity and identity; ritual and age-organization, psychological anthropology; culture and semiotics, ethnohistory; eastern Africa.





Representative Publications

Double-voiced violence in Kenya, in Violence and Belonging: the Quest for Identity in Post-Colonial Africa, V. Broch-Due (ed.), London, Routledge, 2005, pp. 173-194.

States of violence: ethnicity, politics and pastoral conflict in East Africa. Geography Research Forum, v. 25, 2005, pp. 105-127.