She has always been captivated by the stories people tell and by the tapestry of human diversity. Anthropology was the perfect way for her to immerse herself in these passions, and through teaching, to spread the word about the importance of understanding both human differences and human similarities. Richard L. He also has written journal articles on commerce, religion, and ethnic identity in West Africa; African exploration and romanticism; and African veterans of French colonial armed forces. Warms' interests in anthropology were kindled by college courses and by his experiences as a Peace Corps Volunteer in West Africa.

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Office: ELA Email: r. A - Syracuse University B. Warms' grad students Are you interested in studying with Dr. Research Interests West African economies, merchants, veterans of colonial armies, Islam in West African society, history of theory in anthropology, pedagogic methods. Richard L.

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