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us: Traphagan, John W.

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  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Work Locale

    • (naf) Austin (Tex.)
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1961-12-27
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Address:
        • Email:
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Texas at Austin
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) California State University, Fullerton
        • Affiliation Start: 1999
        • Affiliation End: 2001
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Pittsburgh
        • Affiliation End: 1997
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Yale University
        • Affiliation End: 1986
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Massachusetts at Lowell
        • Affiliation End: 1983
    • Gender

        (lcdgt) Males
    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Japan--Civilization
          (lcsh) Japan--Religion
            (lcsh) Japan--Social conditions
              (lcsh) Japan--Economic conditions
                (lcsh) Anthropology
                  (lcsh) Medical anthropology
                    (lcsh) Ethics
                  • Occupation

                      (lcsh) College teachers
                        (lcsh) Anthropologists
                    • Sources

                      • found: Taming oblivion, 2000: CIP t.p. (John W. Traphagan)
                      • found: Rethinking autonomy, c2013: ECIP t.p. (John W. Traphagan) data view (b. Dec. 27, 1961)
                      • found: Extraterrestrial intelligence and human imagination, c2015: title page (John Traphagan; author) title page verso (John Traphagan, Department of Religious Studies, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA)
                      • found: University of Texas at Austin website, 6 Nov. 2015: faculty page (John Traphagan is Professor of Religious Studies and Human Dimensions of Organizations and faculty affiliate of the Population Research Center; Dr. Traphagan's current research interests center on two areas: (1) the relationship between culture, religion, and science and (2) entrepreneurship in rural Japan. His past work has focused largely on medical concepts and religion in Japan; Dr. Traphagan teaches courses on religion in Japan, astrobiology, organizational culture, and medical anthropology) cv [PDF] (Contact: E-mail:; EDUCATION: 1983 B.A., Political Science; University of Massachusetts Lowell; 1986 M.A.R., Religion/Social Ethics Yale University; 1997 Ph.D., Anthropology University of Pittsburgh; 1999-2001; Assistant Professor of Anthropology, California State University, Fullerton; 2001-2006) {}
                    • Change Notes

                      • 1999-04-27: new
                      • 2016-08-12: revised
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