Mary Douglas#


Mary Douglas
Sadly, this member passed away.
Membership Number:56
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:UNITED KINGDOM
Section:PHILOSOPHY, THEOLOGY & RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Username:mdouglas
Elected:1988




Mary Douglas passed away May 16, 2007.

Positions Held
  • 1981 - 1985 Avalon Professor of the Humanities, Northwestern University
  • 1977 - 1981 Foundation Research Professor of Cultural Studies at the Russell Sage Foundation in New York
  • 1970 - 1977 Professor of Social Anthropology, University College, London

Fields of Scholarship
  • Social anthropology
  • Anthropology

Honours and Awards
  • 1986 Honorary doctorate from the Faculty of Humanities at Uppsala University, Sweden
  • 1989 the Gifford Lectures
  • 1989 Elected Fellow of the British Academy
  • 1992 Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE)
  • 2006 Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE)


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