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Riall W. Nolan, Ph.D.


Riall W. Nolan is Professor of Anthropology at Purdue University. He received his doctorate in Social Anthropology from Sussex University, and lived overseas for nearly twenty years in North and West Africa, Asia, and the Southwest Pacific, working in higher education and international development. He teaches courses on international development, work and learning in cross-cultural environments, and the application of anthropology to global issues. He writes and consults frequently on issues of international development, international education, cross-cultural adaptation, and applied anthropology.

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