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Africa; African religions; religion and symbolism; economy; gender theory

Marc Schloss
Associate professor of anthropology
Phone: 570-577-3482
Email: schloss@bucknell.edu

Symbolic and interpretive anthropology; religion; life course rituals; female circumcision; Islam and modernity; transnational communities; Portuguese-speaking Africa; Africans in Europe

Michelle C. Johnson
Associate professor of anthropology
Phone: 570-577-1354
Email: mjohnson@bucknell.edu
Accomplishments/areas of interest/selected publications: Studies Islam, ethnicity, and life course rituals in West Africa (Guinea-Bissau) and among African immigrants in Portugal; has conducted research on female circumcision in Guinea-Bissau.

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Last updated 7/19/2013

Economic development; regional economic development; international trade; Africa; South Africa; Sweden; best practices in college teaching

Geoffrey Schneider
Professor of economics; director, Bucknell University Teaching and Learning Center
Phone: 570-577-1666
Email: geoff.schneider@bucknell.edu
Accomplishments/areas of interest/selected publications: "Democratizing the Classroom: Sequencing Discussions and Assignments to Promote Student Ownership of the Course." Review of Radical Political Economy, 2010. "Comparative Institutional Advantage and the Appropriate Development Model for sub-Saharan Africa." Forum for Social Economics, Vol. 37, No. 2, 2008. "Sweden's Economic Recovery and the Theory of Comparative Institutional Advantage." Journal of Economic Issues, Vol. 41, No. 2, 2007. Introduction to Political Economy (with Charles Sackrey and Janet Knoedler).

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Last updated 12/16/2010

French language; Fiction writing, Contemporary Francophone Africa; African culture and literature, Francophone African women writers, oral literature; Littérature de jeunesse, Nouvelles écritures africaines, littérature orale

Angèle Kingué
Professor of French, Bucknell en France program director
Phone: 570-577-1351
Email: kingue@bucknell.edu

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Last updated 7/22/2013

 

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