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Dr Theresia Hofer

Dr Theresia Hofer

Dr Theresia Hofer
Mag(Vienna), MSc(Brun.), PhD(Lond.)

Senior Lecturer in Social Anthropology

43 Woodland Road,
Clifton, Bristol BS8 1UU
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 331 7073

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Biography

I am a social and medical anthropologist with research expertise in linguistic anthropology. I have worked and published widely on rural primary health care, Tibetan medicine and memories of Communist reforms in Central Tibet, and been the curator of the Bodies in Balance – The Art of Tibetan Medicine exhibition in New York, among others. I held a Marie SkÅ‚odowska-Curie Actions International Fellowship at the University of Oslo, working on gender and healthcare in Tibet. My focus then shifted to the intersections of language and society, with a Wellcome Trust-funded research project on how the use of Tibetan Sign Language ...

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