Engseng Ho, Professor of Cultural Anthropology

Engseng Ho
Office Location:  205 Friedl Building, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone:  (919) 684-4544
Email Address: send me a message

Teaching (Spring 2023):


Ph.D.The University of Chicago2000
M.A.The University of Chicago1990
B.A.Stanford University1986

Global Transnational History
Race and Ethnicity
Comparative Colonial Studies
African, Middle East and Asia
European and Russia
Global and Comparative
Recent Publications

  1. Ho, E, Inter-Asian Concepts for Mobile Societies, The Journal of Asian Studies, vol. 76 no. 4 (November, 2017), pp. 907-928, Cambridge University Press (CUP) [doi]  [abs]
  2. Ho, E, Afterword: Mobile law and thick transregionalism, Law and History Review, vol. 32 no. 4 (September, 2014), pp. 883-889, Cambridge University Press (CUP) [doi]  [abs]
  3. Ho, E, Black-Gold Rescues US Dollar Hegemony, Current Anthropology, vol. 55 no. 2 (January, 2014), pp. 145-146, University of Chicago Press [doi]
  4. Ho, E, The china-africa axis in relation to other regional axes, Middle East Report, vol. 44 no. 270 (January, 2014), pp. 14-17  [abs]
  5. Ho, E, FOREIGNERS AND MEDIATORS IN THE CONSTITUTION OF MALAY SOVEREIGNTY, Indonesia and the Malay World, vol. 41 no. 120 (July, 2013), pp. 146-167, Informa UK Limited [doi]  [abs]