SOAS University of London

Department of Anthropology and Sociology

Christopher Davis

BA (Sarah Lawrence), MA, PhD (Chicago)
  • Overview
  • Teaching
  • Expertise
  • Publications



Programmes Convened
Courses Taught
PhD Students supervised
  • Franziska Fay, Contesting the Ordinary: Children's Perspectives on 'Child Protection' in Educational Settings in Zanzibar, Tanzania.
  • Marta Agosti Pinilla, Human Rights and Feminism: young activists in the battlefield of post-revolutionary Egypt (provisional title)
  • Mary-Anne Decatur, Medicalization and Meaning: Male Circumcision, Female Genital Cutting and HIV in Northern Tanzania (working title)


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Regional Expertise
  • Africa
Country Expertise
  • Rwanda


Authored Books

Davis, Christopher (2000) Death in Abeyance: Illness and Therapy among the Tabwa of Zaire. Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP.


Davis, Christopher (2012) 'What is Life Worth? A Rough Guide to Valuation'. Medical Anthropology Quarterly, (26) 4, pp 503-517.

Davis, Christopher (1999) 'Exchanging the African: Meetings at the crossroads of the Diaspora'. South Atlantic Quarterly Diaspora and Imagination, (98 no1), pp 59-83.


Davis, Christopher (1996) 'Rwanda: The Betrayal'.

Davis, Christopher (1996) 'Alien Nations: Travels in Europe with Andy Kershaw'.


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