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Among wolves : ethnography and the immersive study of power

Among wolves : ethnography and the immersive study of power

Author: Timothy Pachirat
Publisher: New York ; Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, 2018.
Series: Routledge series on interpretive methods.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Summoned by an anonymous Prosecutor, ten contemporary ethnographers gather in an aging barn to hold a trial of Alice Goffman's controversial ethnography, On the Run. But before the trial can get underway, a one-eyed wolfdog arrives with a mysterious liquid potion capable of rendering the ethnographers invisible in their fieldsites. Presented as a play that unfolds in seven acts, the ensuing drama provides readers  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy Pachirat
ISBN: 9780415528979 0415528976 9780415528986 0415528984
OCLC Number: 1013500183
Description: xvi, 174 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Act One : Wolfdog --
Act Two : Fieldwork Invisibility Potion --
Act Three : Science Fantastic --
Act Four : Ethnography and Power --
Act Five : A Natural History of Fieldwork --
Act Six : The Trial --
Act Seven : Among Wolves.
Series Title: Routledge series on interpretive methods.
Responsibility: Timothy Pachirat.


Presented as a play, Among Wolves provides a practical guide on immersive participant-observation research and a sophisticated theoretical engagement with the relationship between ethnography as a  Read more...


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