Professor Emeritus of Anthropology , Professor Emeritus of Demography
Department of Anthropology, Department of Demography

Research Expertise and Interest

kinship, social anthropology, stratification, statistical and formal analysis, computer applications, peasant society and culture, demography, Balkans


Professor Hammel's main anthropological interests are kinship structure, stratification, techniques of empirical analysis, European peasant society (particularly in the Balkans), archaeology, evolutionary ecology, and anthropological linguistics. His main demographic interests are anthropological and historical demography and microsimulation techniques.

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