William Leggett Dr. Leggett
Associate Professor
Ph.D., 2003
University of Illinois

Office: TODD 319
Phone: (615)904-8589
Email: Will.Leggett@mtsu.edu

Areas of interest:
Globalization, Colonization, Economic
Anthropology, Southeast Asia, Urban

Office Hours: 
Monday/Wednesday 10:10am to 12:30pm
Tuesday/Thursday 8:40am to 9:30am

Fall 2014 Class Schedule:  
ANTH 2010 Cultural Anthropology Correspondence Correspondence
ANTH 3010 Ethnology MW, Peck Hall 318 12:40 to 2:05pm
ANTH 3120 Popular Culture in Global Perspective TR, Peck Hall 318 9:40 to 11:05am
ANTH 4140 Immigrants and Globalization in the American South MWF, Peck Hall 110 9:10 to 10:05am


Leggett, William. 
2013. The Flexible Imagination: At Work in the Transnational Offices of Jakarta, Indonesia. Lanham: Lexington Books.

2013. The Flexible Imagination: At Work in the Transnational Offices of Jakarta, Indonesia. Lanham: Lexington Books.

Leggett, William.  2010. "Institutionalizing the Colonial Imagination: Chinese Middlemen and the Transnational Corporate Office in Jakarta, Indonesia"; for Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies (JEMS). Sussex Centre for Migration Research at the University of Sussex: Routledge.

Leggett, William.  2009.  "Fieldwork in the Corporate Offices of Jakarta, Indonesia."  Urban Life:  Readings in the Anthropology of the City.  Fifth Edition.  George Gmelch, Robert Kemper and Walter Zenner, eds.  Long Grove, IL:  Waveland Press.

Leggett, William.  2008. "Colonialism"; Encyclopedia Entry for the Encyclopedia of Social Problems. Vincent Parrillo (ed.), Sage Publications.

Leggett, William.  2008. "Making Distance through a Violent Imagination"; for Ruminations on Violence. Derek Pardue (ed.), Waveland.

Leggett, William.  2007. "Expatriate Ethnoscapes: Place-making in the transnational corporate spaces of Jakarta, Indonesia."; In Ethnic Landscapes in an Urban World. Ray Hutchison and Jerome Krase (eds.), Elsevier Research in Urban Sociology Series.

Leggett, William.  2006. "The Imagination at work within the global economy"; for Anthropology of Work Review. Vol. XXVII, Number 2, Fall.

Leggett, William.  2005. "Terror and the Colonial Imagination at Work in the Transnational Corporate Spaces of Jakarta, Indonesia."; Identities: Global Studies in Culture and Power 12(2) . Routledge: Taylor and Francis Group.

Leggett, William.  2005. "Thinking Back: Reflections on the Tsunami of 2005"; In The Anthropology Newsletter of the University of Illinois Department of Anthropology, Spring.

Leggett, William.  2003. Book Review Essay, "Braverman Revisited."; Review of The Critical Study of Work: Labor, Technology, and Global Production (2001) Baldoz, Kowber, and Kraft (eds.), In Anthropology of Work Review. Fall and Winter, Vol. XXIV, Numbers 3-4.

Leggett, William.  1998. Video Review: "Doing Business in Southeast Asia"; in Asian Educational Media Service for the Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies, UIUC.

Leggett, William.  1994. Book Review: Inside Southeast Asia: Thai, Javanese and Filipino Interpretations of Everyday Life (1992) by Neils Mulder for Filipinas Journal No. 22.