#5070 Overall Influence

Vera Green

American anthropologist and academic

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Vera Mae Green was an anthropologist, educator, and scholar, who made major contributions in the fields of Caribbean studies, interethnic studies, black family studies and the study of poverty and the poor. She was the first African-American Caribbeanist and the first to focus on Dutch Caribbean culture". She developed a "methodology for the study of African American Anthropology" that acknowledged the diversity among and within black families, communities and cultures. Her other areas of research included Mestizos in Mexico and communities in India and Israel. "Committed to the betterment of the human condition", Green also focused her efforts towards international human rights.

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University of Houston
University of Houston

State research university in Houston, Texas, United States

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Roosevelt University
Roosevelt University

Private university in Chicago

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Columbia University
Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

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University of Iowa
University of Iowa

Public research university in Iowa City, Iowa, United States

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Rutgers University
Rutgers University

Multi-campus American public research university in New Jersey, United States

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University of Arizona
University of Arizona

Public university in Tucson, Arizona, United States

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#76 World Rank #27 USA Rank
Anthropology