Prof. Dr. Georg Klute

Professor Anthropology of Africa

Contact Data

Email: georg.klute@uni-bayreuth.de
Phone: 0921/55-4106
Fax: +49 (0) 921 55-41 36
Bureau: GW II, Room 0.16
Consultation hour: Monday 16-18

Main geographic and thematic areas of research interest:

Southern and Central Sahara, bordering West African Sahel; Algeria, Mali and Niger as well as Guinea-Bissau

The state in Africa, nomadism, nomads and the state, Islam in Africa, NGO’s and the state, work in pre-industrial societies, ethnicity, Anthropology of the state, of violence and of war; ethnic conflicts; new forms of political domination (para-sovereignty), Sociology and Anthropology of development, anthropological research of monetarization

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Academic Career

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Research and Field Stays

Summary of Research Interests


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