Professor Robert Ackerman

Subject: History of Anthropology

Department/institution: Columbia University, NYC; Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton; University of the Arts, Philadelphia; Clare Hall, Visiting Fellow and Fellow Commoner.

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Research Interests:

J.G. Frazer and the Cambridge Ritualists

Select publications:

  • J.G. Frazer: His Life and Work (Cambridge University Press, 1987)
  • Selected Letters of Sir J.G. Frazer  (Oxford University Press, 2005)
  • Introduction to Jane Ellen Harrison, Prolegomena to the Study of Greek Religion (Princeton University Press), xiii-xxx
  • J.G. Frazer and the Jews, Religion, 22 (April 1992), 135-150