Ethnographic Fieldwork : An Anthropological Reader Paperback
Edited by Antonius C. G. M. Robben, Jeffrey A. Sluka
Part of the Wiley Blackwell Anthologies in Social and Cultural Anthropology series
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
- Publication Date: 30/12/2011
- Category: Ethnic studies
- ISBN: 9780470657157