Social Anthropology with primary interest in globalization, ethnic identity, ethnic conflict, socio-cultural adaption, economic change, material culture, art, and ethnohistory.
Main research and research interests in Contemporary Indians of the United States and Canada, the historic tribes of the Prairie/Plains and the Southwest, with special interest on the Osage and Navajo.
Additional research and research interest in Latin American, primarily Guatemala, and Oceania, primarily Samoa and Hawaii.
Education and Degrees Earned
- Ph.D. Anthropology, University of Oregon, 1970
- M.A. Anthropology, University of Oregon, 1968
- B.A. History, University of Oklahoma, 1963
- American Anthropological Association
- American Ethnological Society
- American Society for Ethnohistory