Ira Bashkow

Ira Bashkow

Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology

PO Box 400120
Brooks Hall Room 209
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4120 

Research Interests

Nonwestern people's constructions of "modernity", "development" and "the West"; cross-cultural studies of "whiteness"; development and globalization; the anthropology of time; food and eating; exchange; cargo and prophetic movements; historical ethnography of Yap (Micronesia); Melanesian ethnography; colonial and postcolonial studies; history of anthropology.

Degrees

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts (BA), Harvard University
  • Master of Arts (MA), University of Chicago
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), University of Chicago

Global Commerce in Culture and Society

Global Development Studies, Global Commerce in Culture and Society

Environments & Sustainability

Global Public Health

Security & Justice, Global Commerce in Culture and Society

Global Development Studies

Environments & Sustainability, Global Commerce in Culture and Society

Global Development Studies, Middle East and South Asia, Global Commerce in Culture and Society

Global Development Studies, Security & Justice

Security & Justice

Middle East and South Asia

Global Development Studies, Security & Justice, Global Commerce in Culture and Society