Paper $35.00 ISBN: 9780745314921 Published March 1999 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada

Being There: Fieldwork in Anthropology

Edited by C. W. Watson

Being There: Fieldwork in Anthropology

Edited by C. W. Watson

Distributed for Pluto Press

184 pages | 5.31496 x 8.46457
Paper $35.00 ISBN: 9780745314921 Published March 1999 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada
Contents
Introduction
1. Fictions of Fieldwork: Depicting the ‘Self’ in Ethnographic Writing (Italy)
Cris Shore (Goldsmiths College, London)
2. Location and Relocation: Home, ‘The Field’ and Anthropological Ethics (Sylhet, Bangladesh)
Katy Gardner (University of Sussex)
3. On Ethnographic Experience: Formative and Informative (Nias, Indonesia)
Andrew Beatty (Wolfson College, Oxford)
4. Learning to be Friends: Participant Observation amongst English School children (the North of England)
Allison James (University of Hull)
5. The End in the Beginning: New Year at Rizong (The Himalayas)
Anna Grimshaw (University of Manchester)
6. A Diminishment: a Death in the Field (Kerinci, Indonesia)
C.W. Watson
List of contributors
Index
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