David Rosen

Professor of Anthropology & Sociology

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Courses Taught 

  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Anthropology of Children and Childhood
  • African Peoples and Cultures
  • Law and the Family
  • Anthropology of War
  • Israeli Society and Culture
  • Criminal Law

Research Interests

Prof. Rosen's research interests are in the relationship between law and culture. He has carried out research in Kenya, Sierra Leone, Israel and the United States.


  • Ph.D, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • J.D., Pace University School of Law

Selected Publications



David Rosen
Professor of Anthropology & Sociology
Tel: 973-443-8724

Department of Social Sciences and History
Fairleigh Dickinson University
285 Madison Ave, M-MS3-02
Madison, NJ 07940

Fairleigh Dickinson University Mansion
Office Location
Mansion, Room 39

Child Soldiers in W Imagination

Child Soldiers

Armies of the Young

Rosen Research Award
Distinguished Faculty Award for Scholarship, 2009