Professor Henry Munson, University of Maine
Henry Munson is Professor Emeritus of Anthropology at the University of Maine. His current research focuses on the relationship between religion and violence. He received his B.A. from Columbia University in 1970, his M.A. from the University of Chicago in 1973, and his Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University of Chicago in 1980. He is the author of The House of Si Abd Allah: The Oral History of a Moroccan Family, Islam and Revolution in the Middle East, and Religion and Power in Morocco, all published by Yale University Press. His essays on religion have appeared in Daedalus, The Harvard International Review, The Middle East Journal, Middle East Policy, Religion, Religions, The Routledge Companion to the Study of Religion, and The Blackwell Companion to the Study of Religion.