Ethnographic Fieldwork : An Anthropological Reader, Paperback Book


Newly revised, Ethnographic Fieldwork: An Anthropological Reader Second Edition provides readers with a picture of the breadth, variation, and complexity of fieldwork.

The updated selections offer insight into the ethnographer s experience of gathering and analyzing data, and a richer understanding of the conflicts, hazards and ethical challenges of pursuing fieldwork around the globe. * Offers an international collection of classic and contemporary readings to provide students with a broad understanding of historical, methodological, ethical, reflexive and stylistic issues in fieldwork * Features 16 new articles and revised part introductions, with additional insights into the experience of conducting ethnographic fieldwork * Explores the importance of fieldwork practice in achieving the core theoretical and methodological goals of anthropology * Highlights the personal and professional challenges of field researchers, from issues of professional identity, fieldwork relations, activism, and the conflicts, hazards and ethical concerns of community work.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 672 pages, Illustrations
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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  • Category: Ethnic studies
  • ISBN: 9780470657157



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