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Evaluating the Scholarly Achievement of Professor Elvi Whittaker : Essays in Philosophical Anthropology.

Author: G V Loewen
Publisher: Lewiston : Edwin Mellen Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This interdisciplinary anthology examines the relation between fieldwork, knowledge, values and regional identities from a wide range of angles and perspectives. It contains 12 essays that discuss and develop understandings of the relationship between metaphysics and ethics.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: Elvi W Whittaker
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: G V Loewen
ISBN: 9780773416680 0773416684
OCLC Number: 815391122
Description: 1 online resource (304 pages)
Contents: Introduction; Chapter 1. Intellect and Conscience in the Human Sciences (G.V. Loewen); Section I: Ethnography; Chapter 2. Meeting Strangers: The Rules of Engagement (Monique Layton); Chapter 3. Wilderness Journeys and Thinking with Anthropology (Ken Andrews); Chapter 4. Through a Forest Darkly: (un)homely stories in bone and ink and potter's clay... (Patricia Palulis); Chapter 5. Being Part of: Passing Words and Lasting Contacts (Mike Robinson); Section II: Epistemology; Chapter 6. 'Anthropology is Good to Think With' (Shelley Ruth Butler); Chapter 7. Interpretation in Anthropology: The state of the VBC Department at the Height of Elvi Whittaker's Influence (G.V. Loewen); Chapter 8. The Partial Knowledge of Dominant Social Locations: Parsing out Ideology from Situated Knowledge(s) (Jennifer L. Heller); Chapter 9. The Evaluated... (Kevin Kelpin); Section III: Ethics; Chapter 10. Reflexive Anthropology and Research Ethics: Elvi Whittaker's Contributions (Virginia Olesen); Chapter 11. Tuberculosis and the Ethics of Global Health Care (Peter H. Stephenson and Elizabeth Woodward); Chapter 12. Ethical Fieldwork in Unethical Fields (G.V. Loewen); References:.

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