Robert W Hefner

Robert W. Hefner is professor of anthropology and associate director of the Institute for the Study of Economic Culture (ISEC) at Boston University. He is the author ofHindu Javanese: Tengger Tradition and Islam andThe Political Economy of Mountain Java: An Interpretive History as well as the editor of Market Cultures: Society and Morality in the New Asian Capitalisms. He is currently completing a book on democratization and ethical reformation in contemporary Islam.