L. Keith Brown

University of Pittsburgh | Professor EmeritusMember since 1960

My Biography

Dr. Brown’s areas of expertise are Cultural Anthropology and Japanese studies. Having received a PhD from University of Chicago in 1964, Dr. Brown went on to research kinship and economic change, rural-urban comparisons, the emperor as an ethnic/ancestral symbol, and the intermixture of Buddhism and Shinto as religious rituals. Dr. Brown’s first AAA Annual Meeting was in 1963.