Book , Print in English

Anthropological locations : boundaries and grounds of a field science

edited by Akhil Gupta and James Ferguson.
  • Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1997.
  • viii, 275 pages ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • 1. Discipline and Practice: "The Field" as Site, Method, and Location in Anthropology / Akhil Gupta and James Ferguson
  • 2. After Ishmael: The Fieldwork Tradition and Its Future / Henrika Kuklick
  • 3. Locating the Past / Mary Des Chene
  • 4. News and Culture: Transitory Phenomena and the Fieldwork Tradition Liisa H. Malkki
  • 5. African Studies as American Institution / Deborah Amory
  • 6. The Waxing and Waning of "Subfields" in North American Sociocultural Anthropology / Jane F. Collier
  • 7. Anthropology and the Cultural Study of Science: From Citadels to String Figures / Emily Martin
  • 8. "You Can't Take the Subway to the Field!": "Village" Epistemologies in the Global Village / Joanne Passaro
  • 9. The Virtual Anthropologist / Kath Weston
  • 10. Spatial Practices: Fieldwork, Travel, and the Disciplining of Anthropology / James Clifford.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-259) and index.
ISBN
  • 0520206797 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0520206800 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 96046305
  • OCLC: 35714702