Cook, Ian Michael
IAN MICHAEL COOK
2009- PhD, Sociology and Social Anthropology, Central European University
Working title: The City as a River: Repetition and Change in a Small South Indian City.
2008-2009 MA, Sociology and Social Anthropology, Central European University
Focussing on urban studies with a dissertation on gentrification in Budapest's VIII district.
2002-2005 BA, Philosophy and Politics, University of Liverpool
Focussing on moral/political philosophy with a dissertation on the ethics of vegetarianism
I am an urban anthropologist with an interest in the anthropology of time and space, south Asia, landscape, urban studies and visual anthropology. I have conducted ethnographic fieldwork in Mangalore and Budapest on topics including: housing, waiting, learning, gentrification, SEZs, land use, rural-urban migration, development and infrastructure.
Teaching portfolio: http://portfolio.ceu.hu/view/view.php?id=335)