Thomas Gibson

Thomas Gibson received his Ph.D. in Social Anthropology from the London School of Economics and is currently Professor and Chair of Anthropology at the University of Rochester. He began research in Island Southeast Asia in 1979 with fieldwork that resulted in a monograph called "Sacrifice and Sharing in the Philippine Highlands: Religion and Society among the Buid of Mindoro." Since 1988, he has been conducting anthropological, historical and literary research on symbolic knowledge and...See more