Raoul Andersen


BA, Knox, 1958
MA, Emory, 1964
PhD, Missouri, 1968


Honorary Research Professor


Phone: (709) 864-8964
Office: Queen's College, QC-4003

Research Interests:

Fisheries and coastal peoples, environmentalism, industrial ethnography, political extremism, medical anthropology, community health; North Atlantic.

Selected Publications:

  • Mi’sel Joe: An Aboriginal Chief’s Journey. With J. K. Crellin, editors & compilers. St. John’s: Flanker Press, 2009.
  • Voyage to the Grand Banks: The Saga of Capt. Arch Thornhill. St. John’s: Creative Books Publishers, 1998.
  • Healthways: Lifestyles and Coping From the Voices of Newfoundland Elders. With J.K Crellin and B. O’Dwyer, editors. St. John’s: Creative Publishers, 1998.
  • Alternative Healthcare in Canada: Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Perspectives. With J.K. Crellin and J.T.H Connor, editors and compilers. Toronto: Canadian Scholars Press, 1997.
  • North Atlantic Maritime Cultures: Anthropological Essays on Changing Adaptations. Editor and contributor. The Hague: Mouton Press, World Anthropology Series, 1979.
  • North Atlantic Fishermen: Anthropological Essays on Modern Fishing. Contributor and co-editor, with C. Wadel. St.John’s: Memorial University of Newfoundland, Institute of Social & Economic Research, 1973.


Department of Anthropology

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Tel: (709) 864-8000