Peggy Sanday

Professor Emerita, Anthropology


Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh 1966

Research Interests

Cultural anthropology; southeast Asia, US; religion, culture, history, sex and gender; ethos; world view. Author of Anthropology and the Public Interest: Fieldwork and Theory (ed.); Female Power and Male Dominance; Divine Hunger: Cannibalism as a Cultural System; Beyond the Second Sex: New Directions in the Anthropology of Gender (ed.); Fraternity Gang Rape: Sex, Brotherhood and Privilege on Campus; A Woman Scorned: Acquaintance Rape on Trial.


Anthropology Department Faculty; Consulting Curator, Asian Section, University Museum.

Faculty Status