Bailey, Frederick George

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BAILEY, Frederick George

BAILEY, Frederick George. British, b. 1924. Genres: Anthropology/Ethnology, Politics/Government, Social commentary, Third World. Career: Professor of Anthropology, University of California at San Diego, since 1971. Professor, University of Sussex, Brighton, 1964-71. Publications: Caste and the Economic Frontier, 1957; Tribe, Caste and Nation: A Study of Political Activity and Political Change in Highland Orissa, 1960; Politics and Social Change: Orissa in 1959, 1963; Stratagems and Spoils: A Social Anthropology of Politics, 1969; Morality and Expediency: The Folklore of Academic Politics, 1977; The Tactical Uses of Passion, 1983; Humbugerry and Manipulation: The Art of Leadership, 1988; The Prevalence of Deceit, 1991; The Kingdom of Individuals, 1993; The Witch-Hunt, 1994; The Civility of Indifference, 1996. EDITOR: Gifts and Poisons: The Politics of Reputation, 1971; Debate and Compromise: The Politics of Innovation, 1973. Address: Dept. of Anthropology, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093-0532, U.S.A.