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Heart of lightness : the life story of an anthropologist

Author: Edith L B Turner
Publisher: Herndon, VA : Berghahn Books, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Edie and Victor Turner were among the most influential researchers in the 20th century. Together they raised the idea of participant observation to heights most anthropologists never achieve. These memoirs are a testimony to a remarkable partnership and to Edie Turner's own achievements after Victor's death.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Case studies
Biography
Named Person: Edith L B Turner; Victor Witter Turner; Edith L B Turner; Victor W Turner
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edith L B Turner
ISBN: 9781845451271 1845451279 9781845451264 1845451260
OCLC Number: 1158441446
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 224 p.
Responsibility: Edie Turner ; with a foreword by Ronnie Frankenberg.

Abstract:

Edie and Victor Turner were among the most influential researchers in the 20th century. Together they raised the idea of participant observation to heights most anthropologists never achieve. These memoirs are a testimony to a remarkable partnership and to Edie Turner's own achievements after Victor's death.

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