Santa Clara University

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Phone: 408-554-7177
Location: 3230 Alameda
Courses taught:
Anthropology 3: Introduction to Social and Cultural Anthropology Anthropology 50: World Geography Anthropology 185: Peoples of Latin America

Luis F. Calero, S.J.

Bannan Senior Fellow, Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education
Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology

Professor Calero's academic background in cultural anthropology has centered on the study of indigenous and peasant cultures of Latin America. He has carried out field research in Andean South America and Central America focusing on questions of ethno-history, cultural and environmental survival, sustainable development, globalization, and migration.

Professor Calero received his Ph.D. in Latin American Studies, with an emphasis in anthropology, history, and geography, from UC Berkeley. He earned a master's in divinity from the Jesuit School of Theology in Berkeley, and a bachelor's in philosophy from Loyola University in New Orleans.

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