Prof. Dr. Judith Beyer

Address: Department of History and Sociology, 78457, Germany
Tel: +49 7531 88 5036
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Prof. Dr. Judith Beyer Political Anthropologist Department of History and Sociology University of Konstanz 78457 Konstanz Germany

Experience, Background and Services:
Judith Beyer specializes in political and legal anthropology. She conducts long-term ethnographic fieldwork in Central Asia (Kyrgyzstan) and Southeast Asia (Myanmar) and increasingly in the UK. Her research focuses on the anthropology of law, the anthropology of the state, and theories of sociality and social order. Her current thematic interests are: the concept of community, practices of traditionalization, common sense, statelessness and ethnomethodology.