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Ethnographic fieldwork : an anthropological reader

edited by Antonius C.G.M. Robben and Jeffrey A. Sluka.
  • Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
  • 2nd ed.
  • xv, 654 pages : illustrations; 25 cm.
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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.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
  • 9780470657157 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0470657154 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2011023517
  • OCLC: 729574333
  • OCLC: 729574333