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In the Department of International & Transcultural Studies

Doctoral Student Profiles > Brian J. O'Hare

Brian J. O'Hare

Program: Applied Anthropology

Degree: Ph.D.

Previous Graduate Education: M.S., CDIT: Language Education, University at Albany, SUNY; M.A., Anthropology & Education, Teachers College (in progress).

Geographical Interests: East Asia, North America, Western Europe

Research Interests: Medical and Psychological Anthropology: urban space and health, cultural construction of emotions and suffering as applied to systems of medical knowledge, power, and healing.

Works-in-Progress: Fieldwork in New York City centered on aging and emotions in an urban enclave.