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Prof Michael Whisson

BA Honours (Social Anthropology) – St Catherine’s College, Cambridge University

PhD (Social Anthropology) – St Catherine’s College, Cambridge University, UK.

Research Interests: Ethnography of Luo, Kenya; early learning and primary school education; social and economic development; drug use in Hong Kong; ethnicity and identity especially relating to ‘coloured’ communities in the Western Cape; local governance and political processes during apartheid and post-apartheid South Africa; labour recruitment and its impact on communities; forced resettlement – the case of Glenmore.

e-mail: m.whisson@ru.ac.za

Last Modified: Wed, 10 May 2017 13:11:53 SAST