Kuper, Adam (Jonathan)

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KUPER, Adam (Jonathan)

KUPER, Adam (Jonathan). British (born South Africa), b. 1941. Genres: Anthropology/Ethnology, Social sciences. Career: Makerere University, Uganda, Lecturer, 1967-70; University College, London, Lecturer, 1970-76; University of Leiden, Netherlands, Professor of African Cultural Anthropology, 1976-85; Brunel University, Professor of Social Anthropology, 1985-. Publications: Kalahari Village Politics: An African Democracy, 1970; (coed.) Councils in Action, 1971; Anthropologists and Anthropology: The British School 1922-1972, 1973; Changing Jamaica, 1976; (ed.) The Social Anthropology of Radcliffe-Brown, 1977; Wives for Cattle: Bridewealth and Marriage in Southern Africa, 1982; (co-ed.) The Social Science Encyclopaedia, 1985; South Africa and the Anthropologist, 1987; The Invention of Primitive Society: Transformations of an Illusion, 1988; (ed.) Conceptualizing Society, 1992; The Chosen Primate: Human Nature and Cultural Variation, 1994; Culture: The Anthropologists' Account, 1999; Among the Anthropologists, 1999. Address: Brunel University, Uxbridge, Middx UB8 3PH, England. Online address: [email protected]