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Product Description: In recent years, ethnographic fieldwork has been subjected to analytical scrutiny in anthropology. Ethnography remains anchored in tropes of spatiality with the association between field and fieldworker characterized by distances in space...read more
By Morten Nielsen (editor)

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9781785330872 | Berghahn Books, November 1, 2015, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: In recent years, ethnographic fieldwork has been subjected to analytical scrutiny in anthropology.

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Product Description: During the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, writers and anthropologists believed that the world’s primitive races were on the brink of extinction. They also believed that films, photographs, and phonographic recordings—modern media in their technological infancy—could capture lasting relics of primitive life before it vanished into obscurity...read more

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9780816681372 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, November 3, 2014, cover price $82.50 | About this edition: During the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, writers and anthropologists believed that the world’s primitive races were on the brink of extinction.

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9780816681389 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, November 3, 2014, cover price $27.50

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Product Description: This festschrift is situated within the contexts of the 'Writing Culture' debate, the 'Rhetoric Culture' project, and the legacy of anthropologist Stephen Tyler's work on language and representation. While Writing Culture (1986) alerted readers to the power of ethnographers over their field, Writing in the Field alerts readers to the power of the field over its ethnographers...read more
By Shauna LaTosky (editor)

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9783643904249 | Lit Verlag, October 16, 2013, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: This festschrift is situated within the contexts of the 'Writing Culture' debate, the 'Rhetoric Culture' project, and the legacy of anthropologist Stephen Tyler's work on language and representation.

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Product Description: Family and Work in Everyday Ethnography exposes the intimate relationship between ethnographers as both family members and researchers. The contributors to this exciting volume question and problematize the “artificial divide” between work and family that continues to permeate writing on ethnographic field work as social scientists try to juggle research and family tensions while “on the job...read more
By Joanna Dreby (editor)

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9781439910757 | Temple Univ Pr, October 4, 2013, cover price $89.50 | About this edition: Family and Work in Everyday Ethnography exposes the intimate relationship between ethnographers as both family members and researchers.

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9781439910764 | Temple Univ Pr, October 4, 2013, cover price $30.95 | About this edition: Family and Work in Everyday Ethnography exposes the intimate relationship between ethnographers as both family members and researchers.

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Product Description: Data analysis is often the most difficult task facing students and novice qualitative researchers, including Shane the Lone Ethnographer―a grad student with fond visions of the Wild West―and her horse Transcriptor. In this comic-style textbook, we follow Shane as she attempts to corral her data and make sense of it for publication...read more

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9781598746327 | Left Coast Pr, April 30, 2013, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Data analysis is often the most difficult task facing students and novice qualitative researchers, including Shane the Lone Ethnographer―a grad student with fond visions of the Wild West―and her horse Transcriptor.

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Product Description: In this collection of essays, anthropologists of religion examine the special challenges they face when studying populations that proselytize. Conducting fieldwork among these groups may involve attending services, meditating, praying, and making pilgrimages...read more
By Hillary K. Crane (editor) and Deana L. Weibel (editor)

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9780739177884 | 1 edition (Lexington Books, December 13, 2012), cover price $70.00 | About this edition: In this collection of essays, anthropologists of religion examine the special challenges they face when studying populations that proselytize.

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9780739198025 | Lexington Books, July 9, 2014, cover price $32.99 | About this edition: In this collection of essays, anthropologists of religion examine the special challenges they face when studying populations that proselytize.

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Product Description: Resonance gathers together forty years of anthropological study by a researcher and writer with one of the broadest fieldwork résumés in anthropology: Unni Wikan. In its twelve essays—four of which are brand new—Resonance covers encounters with transvestites in Oman, childbirth in Bhutan, poverty in Cairo, and honor killings in Scandinavia, with visits to several other locales and subjects in between...read more

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9780226924465 | Univ of Chicago Pr, January 16, 2013, cover price $97.00 | About this edition: Resonance gathers together forty years of anthropological study by a researcher and writer with one of the broadest fieldwork résumés in anthropology: Unni Wikan.

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9780226924472 | Univ of Chicago Pr, January 14, 2013, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Resonance gathers together forty years of anthropological study by a researcher and writer with one of the broadest fieldwork résumés in anthropology: Unni Wikan.

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Product Description: This is Book 2 of 7 in the Ethnographer's Toolkit, Second Edition.Initiating Ethnographic Research:A Mixed Methods Approach, is the first book of its kind. Unlike texts that describe and detail methods for doing ethnographic and qualitative research once in the field, Book 2 explores in depth the many critical issues that ethnographic researchers need to consider before going to the field and in the earliest stages of the field experience...read more

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9780759122017 | 2 edition (Altamira Pr, December 13, 2012), cover price $37.95 | About this edition: This is Book 2 of 7 in the Ethnographer's Toolkit, Second Edition.

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Product Description: This is Book 3 of 7 in the Ethnographer's Toolkit, Second Edition.Essential Ethnographic Methods introduces the fundamental, face-to-face data collection tools that ethnographers and other qualitative researchers use on a regular basis...read more

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9780759122031 | Altamira Pr, October 1, 2012, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: This is Book 3 of 7 in the Ethnographer's Toolkit, Second Edition.

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Product Description: 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...read more

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9781405125932 | 1 edition (Blackwell Pub, November 28, 2006), cover price $129.95 | About this edition: Ethnographic Fieldwork: An Anthropological Reader provides a comprehensive selection of classic and contemporary reflections, examining the tensions between self and other, the relationships between anthropologists and informants, conflicts and ethical challenges, various types of ethnographic research, and different styles of writing about fieldwork.

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9780470657157 | 2 edition (Blackwell Pub, January 24, 2012), cover price $55.95 | About this edition: Newly revised, Ethnographic Fieldwork: An Anthropological Reader Second Edition provides readers with a picture of the breadth, variation, and complexity of fieldwork.
9781405125925 | 1 edition (Blackwell Pub, November 28, 2006), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Ethnographic Fieldwork: An Anthropological Reader provides a comprehensive selection of classic and contemporary reflections, examining the tensions between self and other, the relationships between anthropologists and informants, conflicts and ethical challenges, various types of ethnographic research, and different styles of writing about fieldwork.

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Product Description: One of the weaknesses of research in Africa is the little consideration that is given to questions of epistemology and methodology. What we see is the trivialization of research protocols which, consequently, are reduced to fantasy prescriptions that detach social studies from universal debates over the validity of science rather than an interrogation of research procedures induced by the complexity of social dynamics...read more

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9782869784833 | African Books Collective, December 30, 2011, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: One of the weaknesses of research in Africa is the little consideration that is given to questions of epistemology and methodology.

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Product Description: Anthropologists are increasingly pressurised to formulate field methods for teaching. Unlike many hypothesis-driven ethnographic texts, this book is designed with the specific needs of the anthropology student and field researcher in mind, with particular emphasis on the core anthropological method: long term participant observation...read more

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9781845206024 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 20, 2011, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Anthropologists are increasingly pressurised to formulate field methods for teaching.
9780415113618 | Routledge, September 30, 2007, cover price $65.00

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9781845206031 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 20, 2011, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Anthropologists are increasingly pressurised to formulate field methods for teaching.
9780415113625 | Routledge, December 30, 2007, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Anthropologists are increasingly pressurised to formulate field methods for teaching.

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Product Description: In Writing Ethnographic Fieldnotes, Robert M. Emerson, Rachel I. Fretz, and Linda L. Shaw present a series of guidelines, suggestions, and practical advice for creating useful fieldnotes in a variety of settings, demystifying a process that is often assumed to be intuitive and impossible to teach...read more

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9780226206806 | Univ of Chicago Pr, July 1, 1995, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In this companion volume John van Maanen's Tales of the Field, three scholars reveal how the ethnographer turns direct experience and observation into written fieldnotes upon which an ethnography is based.

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9780226206837 | 2 edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, November 30, 2011), cover price $19.00 | About this edition: In Writing Ethnographic Fieldnotes, Robert M.
9780226206813 | Univ of Chicago Pr, August 15, 1995, cover price $17.50 | About this edition: In this companion volume John van Maanen's Tales of the Field, three scholars reveal how the ethnographer turns direct experience and observation into written fieldnotes upon which an ethnography is based.

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Product Description: In social anthropology, as in other branches of science, there is a close relationship between research methods and theoretical problems. Advancing theory and shifts in orientation go hand in hand with the development of techniques and mutually influence one another...read more
By Max Gluckman (introduced by)

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9781412845878 | Transaction Pub, January 31, 2012, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: In social anthropology, as in other branches of science, there is a close relationship between research methods and theoretical problems.

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9780226206820 | 2 edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, April 30, 2014), cover price $45.00

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Product Description: A fun and practical guide to research and writing, FieldWorking includes examples by professional writers such as Peter Elbow and Joan Didion alongside student research projects on communities to help empower you to observe, listen, interpret, analyze, and write about the people and artifacts around you...read more

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9780312622756 | 4th edition (Bedford/st Martins, September 2, 2011), cover price $65.35 | About this edition: A fun and practical guide to research and writing, FieldWorking includes examples by professional writers such as Peter Elbow and Joan Didion alongside student research projects on communities to help empower you to observe, listen, interpret, analyze, and write about the people and artifacts around you.
9780312466367 | 3 pck pap/ edition (Bedford/st Martins, September 21, 2006), cover price $53.25
9780312438418 | 3 edition (Bedford/st Martins, September 8, 2006), cover price $53.25 | About this edition: FieldWorking, Bonnie Stone Sunstein and Elizabeth Chiseri-Strater's acclaimed textbook, is an engaging guide to the fundamentals of ethnographic study, complete with practical help for research and writing.
9780312258252 | 2 edition (Bedford/st Martins, November 1, 2001), cover price $41.90 | About this edition: Presents specific methods and models for carrying out all phases of field-based research, and offers hands-on practice.
9780133002119 | Prentice Hall, January 1, 1997, cover price $30.25

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Product Description: The revised Second Edition of Critical Ethnography guides readers through theories, methods, and ethics of ethnographic research creating a confidence to complete fieldwork while demonstrating analytical and theoretical depth. This text highlights the productive links between theory and method and how both become more valuable as they interact through fieldwork...read more

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9780761929154 | Sage Pubns, March 3, 2005, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Critical Ethnography presents a fresh new look at critical ethnography by emphasizing the significance of ethics and performance in the art and politics of fieldwork.

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9781412980241 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns, July 13, 2011), cover price $71.00 | About this edition: The revised Second Edition of Critical Ethnography guides readers through theories, methods, and ethics of ethnographic research creating a confidence to complete fieldwork while demonstrating analytical and theoretical depth.

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Product Description: The essays in this volume, in all their astonishing richness and diversity, focus on the question of the other.Brimming with whole flotillas of new ideas, they delineate subtle and various ways in which that question can be made the basis of an ethnographic project...read more

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9780823232741 | Fordham Univ Pr, January 3, 2011, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: The essays in this volume, in all their astonishing richness and diversity, focus on the question of the other.

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9780823232758 | Fordham Univ Pr, January 3, 2011, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The essays in this volume, in all their astonishing richness and diversity, focus on the question of the other.

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Product Description: Participant observation is the foundation of ethnographic research design and supports and complements other types of qualitative and quantitative data collection. Qualitative research in such diverse areas as anthropology, sociology, education, medicine draws on the insights gained through the use of participant observation...read more

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9780759119277 | 2 edition (Altamira Pr, November 1, 2010), cover price $42.95 | About this edition: Participant observation is the foundation of ethnographic research design and supports and complements other types of qualitative and quantitative data collection.

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Product Description: Anthropology and Egalitarianism is an artful and accessible introduction to key themes in cultural anthropology. Writing in a deeply personal style and using material from his fieldwork in three dramatically different locales―Indonesia, West Africa, and Monticello, the historic home of Thomas Jefferson―Eric Gable shows why the ethnographic encounter is the core of the discipline's method and the basis of its unique contribution to understanding the human condition...read more

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9780253355768 | Indiana Univ Pr, November 29, 2010, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Anthropology and Egalitarianism is an artful and accessible introduction to key themes in cultural anthropology.

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9780253222756, titled "Anthropology & Egalitarianism: Ethnographic Encounters from Monticello to Guinea-Bissau" | Indiana Univ Pr, December 3, 2010, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Anthropology and Egalitarianism is an artful and accessible introduction to key themes in cultural anthropology.

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Product Description: Participant observation is the foundation of ethnographic research design and supports and complements other types of qualitative and quantitative data collection. Qualitative research in such diverse areas as anthropology, sociology, education, medicine draws on the insights gained through the use of participant observation...read more

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9780759119260 | 2 edition (Altamira Pr, November 1, 2010), cover price $98.00 | About this edition: Participant observation is the foundation of ethnographic research design and supports and complements other types of qualitative and quantitative data collection.

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Product Description: The essays assembled in this volume are shaped by conditions—both enabling and constraining—that can perhaps best be described as an “ethnographic chiasmus.” This expression refers to the surprise and reversal of position that are characteristic of fieldwork, and it attends to the fact that transcultural understanding comes about as a meeting, touching, or “crossing...read more

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9780870139901 | Michigan State Univ Pr, September 30, 2011, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The essays assembled in this volume are shaped by conditions—both enabling and constraining—that can perhaps best be described as an “ethnographic chiasmus.
9783825878580, titled "Ethnographic Chiasmus: Essays on Culture, Conflict and Rhetoric" | Lit Verlag, September 8, 2010, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: The essays assembled in this volume are shaped by conditions - both enabling and constraining - that can perhaps best be described as an "ethnographic chiasmus".

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Product Description: Fieldwork is a central method of research throughout anthropology, a much-valued, much-vaunted mode of generating information. But its nature and process have been seriously understudied in biological anthropology and primatology...read more
By Augustin Fuentes (editor)

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9781845456900 | Berghahn Books, November 10, 2010, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Fieldwork is a central method of research throughout anthropology, a much-valued, much-vaunted mode of generating information.

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Product Description: Field research can consist of trekking across the globe to study peoples in exotic cultural settings. It can also mean strapping on your running shoes and observing behavior at the local market. Regardless of whether the researcher is “at home” or away, the development of research relationships is paramount to the success of the research project...read more

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9781598743319 | Left Coast Pr, June 15, 2010, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Field research can consist of trekking across the globe to study peoples in exotic cultural settings.

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Product Description: This collection of essays emerged out of intense conversations on multi-sited ethnography, prompted by a workshop held at the University of Sussex that brought together researchers from different institutional backgrounds and affiliations in Europe, the United States and Africa – including George Marcus himself, the person most associated with the term and the method...read more
By Simon Coleman (editor)

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9780415965248 | Routledge, June 7, 2011, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: This collection of essays emerged out of intense conversations on multi-sited ethnography, prompted by a workshop held at the University of Sussex that brought together researchers from different institutional backgrounds and affiliations in Europe, the United States and Africa – including George Marcus himself, the person most associated with the term and the method.

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9780415849012 | Reprint edition (Routledge, May 23, 2013), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: This collection of essays emerged out of intense conversations on multi-sited ethnography, prompted by a workshop held at the University of Sussex that brought together researchers from different institutional backgrounds and affiliations in Europe, the United States and Africa – including George Marcus himself, the person most associated with the term and the method.

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