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Michael J Kolb
Professor, Metropolitan State University of Denver, Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Knowledge / Expertise
Interest/Specialty Areas Complex societies, monumental architecture, archaeology of power and ritual

Michael J. Kolb is Professor of Anthropology at Metropolitan State University of Denver, and Presidential Teaching Professor Emeritus at Northern Illinois University. His scholarship focuses on the political economy of emerging societies, and has conducted field research around the world.  He has examined the energetics of monumental building for thirty years in both the Pacific and the Mediterranean.

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Geographic Areas of Expertise International
East Asia and the Pacific
Europe / Eurasia