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In the Department of International & Transcultural Studies

Doctoral Student Profiles > Gerard P. Alolod

Gerard P. Alolod

Program: Applied Anthropology

Degree: Ph.D.

Previous Graduate Education: B.S.F.S., Georgetown University, M.A., Anthropology & Education, Teachers College, Columbia University

Research Interests: Feminist postcolonial theory, anthropology of development, elite and identity formation, women’s microfinance

Geographical Interests: East Africa

Selected Publications, Presentations, Works-in-Progress:
(2005) Rectifying a Cultural Violation: Female Parliamentarians in South Africa

(2008) The Possibilities of Women’s (Extra-)Household Roles: An Anthropological Study of Women’s Microcredit in a Tanzanian City