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Observers observed [electronic resource] : essays on ethnographic fieldwork / edited by George W. Stocking, Jr.

Contributor(s): Stocking, George W, 1928-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: History of anthropology: v. 1.Publisher: Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, c1983Description: 1 online resource (vi, 242 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9780299094539 (electronic bk.); 0299094537 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Ethnology -- Fieldwork | Participant observation | Ethnology -- History | Etnolog�ia -- Historia -- Discursos, ensayos, conferencias | Ethnologie -- Recherche sur le terrain | Observation participante | Ethnologie -- Histoire | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture | Culturele antropologie | Veldwerk | Ethnologie | Feldforschung | Aufsatzsammlung | Volkskunde | Social anthropology FieldworkGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Observers observed.DDC classification: 306/.0723 Other classification: 73.01 | 70.03 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
History of anthropology: Whence/Whither -- "The value of a person lies in his herzensbildung": Franz Boas' Baffin Island letter-diary, 1883-1884 / Douglas Cole -- Ethnographic charisma and scientific routine: Cushing and Fewkes in the American Southwest, 1879-1893 / Curtis Hinsley -- The ethnographer's magic: fieldwork in British anthropology from Tylor to Malinowski / George W. Stocking, Jr. -- Power and dialogue in ethnography: Marcel Griaule's initiation / James Clifford -- Learning about culture: reconstruction, participation, administration, 1934-1954 / Homer G. Barnett -- Following Deacon: the problem of ethnographic reanalysis, 1926-1981 / Joan Larcom -- "Facts are a word of God": an essay review / Paul Rabinow -- The dainty and the hungry man: literature and anthropology in the work of Edward Sapir / Richard Handler.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

History of anthropology: Whence/Whither -- "The value of a person lies in his herzensbildung": Franz Boas' Baffin Island letter-diary, 1883-1884 / Douglas Cole -- Ethnographic charisma and scientific routine: Cushing and Fewkes in the American Southwest, 1879-1893 / Curtis Hinsley -- The ethnographer's magic: fieldwork in British anthropology from Tylor to Malinowski / George W. Stocking, Jr. -- Power and dialogue in ethnography: Marcel Griaule's initiation / James Clifford -- Learning about culture: reconstruction, participation, administration, 1934-1954 / Homer G. Barnett -- Following Deacon: the problem of ethnographic reanalysis, 1926-1981 / Joan Larcom -- "Facts are a word of God": an essay review / Paul Rabinow -- The dainty and the hungry man: literature and anthropology in the work of Edward Sapir / Richard Handler.

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