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Ethnographic fieldwork : an anthropological reader

Author: Antonius C G M Robben; Jeffrey A Sluka
Publisher: Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, ©2012.
Series: Blackwell anthologies in social and cultural anthropology, 9.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This text provides readers with a broad overview of the range and complexity of fieldwork in anthropology. The updated selections offer insight into the ethnographer's experience of gathering and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Antonius C G M Robben; Jeffrey A Sluka
ISBN: 9780470657157 0470657154
OCLC Number: 729574333
Description: xv, 654 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Fieldwork in cultural anthropology : an introduction / Jeffrey S. Sluka and Antonius C.G.M. Robben --
The observation of savage peoples / Joseph-Marie Degérando --
The methods of ethnology / Franz Boas --
Method and scope of anthropological fieldwork / Bronislaw Malinowski --
A woman going native / Hortense Powdermaker --
Fixing and negotiating identities in the field : the case of Lebanese Shiites / Roschanack Shaery-Eisenlohr --
Being gay and doing fieldwork / Walter L. Williams --
Automythologies and the reconstruction of ageing / Paul Spencer --
Champukwi of the Village of the Tapirs / Charles Wagley --
Behind many masks : ethnography and impression management / Gerald D. Berreman --
The politics of truth and emotion among victims and perpetrators of violence / Antonius C.G.M. Robben --
Custer died for your sins / Vine Deloria Jr. --
Here come the anthros / Cecil King --
When they read what the papers say we wrote / Ofra Greenberg --
Ire in Ireland / Nancy Scheper-Hughes --
Ethnology in a revolutionary setting / June Nash --
The ethnographer's tale / Neil L. Whitehead --
Anthropology from the bones : a memoir of fieldwork, survival, and commitment / Cynthia Keppley Mahmood --
Reflections on managing danger in fieldwork : dangerous anthropology in Belfast / Jeffrey A. Sluka --
The life and death of Project Camelot / Irving Louis Horowitz --
Confronting the ethics of ethnography : lessons from fieldwork in Central America / Philippe Bourgois --
Ethics versus "realism" in anthropology / Gerald D. Berreman --
Worms, witchcraft and wild incantations : the case of the chicken soup cure / Jeffrey David Ehrenreich --
Code of ethics (2009) / American Anthropological Association --
Beyond "culture" : space, identity, and the politics of difference / Akhil Gupta and James Ferguson --
Afghanistan, ethnography, and the new world order / David B. Edwards --
Being there- and there- and there! : reflections on multi-site ethnography / Ulf Hannerz --
A new form of collaboration in cultural anthropology : Matsutake Worlds / Matsutake Worlds Research Group --
Balinese character : a photographic analysis / Gregory Bateson and Margaret Mead --
The taste of ethnographic things / Paul Stoller and Cheryl Olkes --
Dialogic editing : interpreting how Kaluli read Sound and sentiment / Steven Feld --
On rocks, walks, and talks in West Africa : cultural categories and an anthropology of the senses / Kathryn Linn Geurts --
Fieldwork and friendship in Morocco / Paul Rabinow --
The way things are said / Jeanne Favret-Saada --
Transmutation of sensibilities : empathy, intuition, revelation / Thomas J. Csordas --
"At the heart of the discipline" : critical reflections on fieldwork / Vincent Crapanzano --
Introduction --
1942 / Margaret Mead --
Scholarship, advocacy, and the politics of engagement in Burma (Myanmar) / Monique Skidmore --
"Human terrain" : past, present and future applications / Roberto J. González --
The Gaza freedom flotilla : ethnographic notes on "othering violence" / Nikolas Kosmatopoulos --
Appendix 1 : Key ethnographic, sociological, qualitative, and multidisciplinary fieldwork methods texts --
Appendix 2 : Edited cultural anthropology volumes on fieldwork experiences --
Appendix 3 : Reflexive accounts of fieldwork and ethnographies which include accounts of fieldwork --
Appendix 4 : Leading cultural anthropology fieldwork methods texts --
Appendix 5 : Early and classic anthropological writings on fieldwork, including diaries and letters.
Series Title: Blackwell anthologies in social and cultural anthropology, 9.
Responsibility: edited by Antonius C.G.M. Robben and Jeffrey A. Sluka.

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