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Prof Andrea Cornwall

Post:Professor of Anthropology and International Development (Anthropology)
Other posts:Professor of Anthropology & Development (International Development)
Location:ARTS C C326
Email:A.Cornwall@sussex.ac.uk

Telephone numbers
Internal:2932
UK:01273 872932
International:+44 1273 872932

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Biography

Andrea Cornwall is a political anthropologist who specializes in the anthropology of democracy, citizen participation, participatory research, gender and sexuality. She has worked on topics ranging from understanding women's perspectives on family planning, fertility and sexually transmitted infection in Nigeria and Zimbabwe, public engagement in UK regeneration programs, the quality of democratic deliberation in new democratic spaces in Brazil, the use and abuse of participatory appraisal in Kenya, domestic workers' rights activism in Brazil and sex workers' rights activism in India.

 

Role

Andrea Cornwall is Professor of Anthropology and Development in the School of Global Studies.