BiographyJohn Eade is Professor of Sociology and Anthropology at the University of Roehampton, Research Fellow at the Department for the Study of Religion, University of Toronto and co-founder of the Routledge Religion, Travel and Tourism series. His research interests and publications focus on the anthropology of pilgrimage, global migration and urban ethnicity. Relevant publications include (edited with M. Sallnow) Contesting the Sacred: The Anthropology of Christian Pilgrimage (Routledge, 1991), (edited with S. Coleman) Reframing Pilgrimage (Routledge, 2004) and (edited with M. Katic), Pilgrimage, Politics and Place-Making in Eastern Europe (Ashgate, 2014).
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
pilgrimage, travel and tourism, global migration, urban ethnicity, global cities
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