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William M. O'Barr

Professor Emeritus of Cultural Anthropology
Cultural Anthropology
Box 90091, Durham, NC 27708-0091
135 Social Sciences, Durham, NC 27708

Selected Grants


Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant: Metrics and Democratization: the Role of Monitoring Technologies in Democratic Governance Reform in El Salvador

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Science Foundation · 2008 - 2011

Doctoral Dissertation Research: A Comparative Study of the Nature of Sovereignty in the Global Age

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Science Foundation · 2010 - 2011

Doctoral Dissertation Research: Legal Rights and Ethnic/Racial Identity in Northeastern Brazil

FellowshipPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Science Foundation · 2000 - 2000

Advertising and Culture: A Global Approach

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Josiah Charles Trent Memorial Foundation · 1999 - 2000

Enhancement of Teaching and Research Activities in the Area of Global Advertising and Society

Public ServicePrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Josiah Charles Trent Memorial Foundation · 1989 - 1990

Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant: Metrics and Democratization: the Role of Monitoring Technologies in Democratic Governance Reform in El Salvador

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Science Foundation · 2008 - 2011

Doctoral Dissertation Research: A Comparative Study of the Nature of Sovereignty in the Global Age

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Science Foundation · 2010 - 2011

Doctoral Dissertation Research: Legal Rights and Ethnic/Racial Identity in Northeastern Brazil

FellowshipPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Science Foundation · 2000 - 2000

Advertising and Culture: A Global Approach

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Josiah Charles Trent Memorial Foundation · 1999 - 2000

Enhancement of Teaching and Research Activities in the Area of Global Advertising and Society

Public ServicePrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Josiah Charles Trent Memorial Foundation · 1989 - 1990

Undergraduate Research Experience in Anthropology

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Science Foundation · 1987 - 1988