Professor of Anthropology (ret. Jan 2011)
527 Varner Hall
(248) 370-2423

Research Interests

Political economy, religion and cultural change (special focus on Islamic societies and South Asia)

Selected Publications

Bertocci, Peter J., "A Sufi Movement in Bangladesh: The Maijbhandari Tariqa and Its Followers," Contributions to Indian Sociology (NS) 40(1): 1-28, 2006.

Bertocci, Peter J., “Islam and the Social Construction of the Bangladesh Countryside,” in Rafíuddin Ahmed, ed., Understanding the Bengal Muslims: Interpretive Essays, pp. 71-85, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2002.

Courses Taught

AN 101 Human and Cultural Evolution
AN 320 Law and Society