Department of Anthropology
UNIVERSITY AT BUFFALO
THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

Research Interests

Recent Publications

Courses

David J. Banks

Professor
Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1968

Office: Spaulding Bldg 4, Room 378
Phone: (716) 645-0421
Email: dbanks@buffalo.edu

Office Hours

Monday and Wednesday 1:00 - 3:00
and by appointment

Research Interests

Social anthropology, kinship, culture, historical methods, contemporary social change; Southeast Asia, Malaya

Recent Publications

From Class to Culture: Social Conscience in Malay Novels Since Independence. Yale Southeast Asia Studies. Monograph Series, no. 29 (1988).

Malay Kinship (Philadelphia: Institute for the Study of Human Issues, 1983).

Changing Identities in Southeast Asia. Editor (The Hague: Mouton, 1976).

Undergraduate Courses Offered

APY 106-BAN | Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
APY 488-BAN | Kinship and Social Structure
APY 366-BAN | Peoples of Asia
APY 488-BAN | Kinship and Social Structure

Graduate Courses Offerred

APY 512-BAN | Kinship and Social Structure
APY 512-BAN | Kinship and Social Structure

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