Ph.D., State University of New York/Albany, 1978
Office: MFAC, Room 377
Phone: (716) 645-2414 x110
Psychological anthropology, symbolic and cognitive anthropology, cognitive modeling within cultural anthropology; cultural organization of time & space; cognitive structure of traditional healing systems, anthropology of art and aesthetics, ethnomedicine; American Southwest and Mesoamerica.
Note: Please click here for additional information on the book The Woman in the Shaman’s Body: Reclaiming the Feminine in Religion and Medicine.
The Beautiful and the Dangerous: Zuni Indian Encounters (New York: Viking, 1992).
Dreaming: Anthropological and Psychological Interpretations, School of American Research Advanced Seminar Volume (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1987).
Time and the Highland Maya (Albuquerque, N.M.: University of New Mexico Press, 1982).
Undergraduate Courses Offered
APY 112-TED | Culture and Astronomy
APY 449-TED | Mayan Civilization: Past and Present
APY 499-TED | Independent Study and Teaching
Graduate Courses Offered
APY 549-TED | Mayan Civilization
APY 654-TED | Graduate Survey Social Anthropology
APY 000-TED | Culture Theory