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Doing fieldwork

Doing fieldwork

eight personal accounts of social research

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Published by Deakin University Press in Geelong, Vic .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by John Perry.
ContributionsPerry, John, 1942-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 93/07988 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination155 p. :
Number of Pages155
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1933754M
ISBN 100730007863
LC Control Number90150546

  The title of this essay is “Doing Fieldwork After Henrietta Schmerler.” I mean the “after” both in the sense of “during the period of time following her” and also “in homage to her.” Schmerler’s gender may have determined how she died, but—by all accounts—she did not allow it to determine how she lived. Doing Fieldwork among the Yanomamobeen particularly ‘pushy’ with me up to the village of Bisaasi-teri and check with mantly, explaining that she was a closethis point, but we soon became warm local informants the accuracy of the new relative—and was angry that I evenfriends and staunch allies: We were both information.

Doing Fieldwork in China by Maria Heimer,Stig Thøgersen Book Resume: Doing fieldwork inside the PRC is an eye-opening but sometimes also deeply frustrating experience. In this volume scholars from around the world reflect on their own fieldwork practice to give practical advice and discuss more general theoretical points. Book; Published by: University of Hawai'i Press; View contents. View Citation; summary. Doing Fieldwork in Japan taps the expertise of North American and European specialists on the practicalities of conducting long-term research in the social sciences and cultural studies. In lively first-person accounts, they discuss their successes and.

  Doing Fieldwork in Difficult Situations Today, we have a guest post from Chiara Ruffa, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Security, Strategy, and Leadership at the Swedish Defense University in Stockholm and author of the new book Military Cultures in Peace and Stability Operations: Afghanistan and Lebanon. Main Doing Fieldwork. Doing Fieldwork Christopher Pole, Sam Hillyard. Categories: Other Social Sciences\\Ethnography. Year: You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed.


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Doing Field Research in State-Mandated Historical Memory Institutions: Institutional Access and Researchers’ Liminality; Doing Focus Groups and Interviews with Recent Migrants to Northern Ireland: A Dynamic Interplay of Ethics, Language and Access; Ethnographic Fieldwork: Conducting Close-Proximity Research on Mexican Organized Crime.

Doing Fieldwork by Pole and Hillyard is that book. Well-researched, clearly written and replete with useful examples from across the social sciences Doing Fieldwork will no doubt have a broad appeal. It really is a celebration of fieldwork and all that we do as researchers.

Doing fieldwork in China: a new book. Posted on 23/01/ by The Doing fieldwork book of fieldwork is not simply to answer questions that have been incubated elsewhere. By learning what is important to people, fieldwork can be the source of the questions themselves.

Talking to people, visiting a site, or experiencing a ritual are all. -Doing Fieldwork warrants our attention because its message, bolstered by the editor's new introduction, is that the 's heralded a paradigm shift in anthropology, and further that this shift in fact addressed the same contenious issues raised in today's so-called crisis of representation.-Format: Paperback.

Doing Anthropology In this short film, Stefan Helmreich, Erica James, and Heather Paxson, three members of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Anthropology Department, talk about their current work and the process of doing fieldwork.

Making the Strange Familiar and the Familiar StrangeAuthor: Nina Brown, Thomas McIlwraith, Laura Tubelle de González. Doing Fieldwork in Japan taps the expertise of North American and European specialists on the practicalities of conducting long-term research in the social sciences and cultural studies.

In lively first-person accounts, they discuss their successes /5(8). Doing Fieldwork: Ethnographic Methods for Research in Developing Countries and Beyond [Fife, Wayne] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Doing Fieldwork: Ethnographic Methods for Research in Developing Countries and BeyondCited by: In this book we are against methodological fundamentalism, but rather advocate an inclusive approach to fieldwork.

This is a book about doing research. Not any research in general, but a specific kind of research which is as much about the role of the researcher as it is about the focus of the research.

Initiated by Deborah Lupton (Sociology Professor, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia), this crowdsourced document provides necessary information and key resources for researchers struggling to conduct traditional face-to-face research under new circumstances.

Isolation measures to contain the spread of COVID means that social. Doing Fieldwork These case studies demonstrate how anthropologists collect data. Each Doing Fieldwork box draws upon an actual field project in order to explore the special methods used by anthropologists to address specific questions and problems.

Doing Fieldwork in Japan taps the expertise of North American and European specialists on the practicalities of conducting long-term research in the social sciences and cultural studies. In lively first-person accounts, they discuss their successes and failures doing fieldwork across rural and urban Japan in a wide range of settings: among religious pilgrims and adolescent consumers.

This volume, written by two highly experienced and well respected fieldworkers and academics, provides the essential guide for doing fieldwork today.

This book: Clearly explains fieldwork methods, Shows how to locate a field and map it, Explores ethical considerations, Provides a complete guide of time management issues, Explains how to analyse. Doing Fieldwork in China book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Doing fieldwork inside the PRC is an eye-opening but someti /5. I joked on Twitter that this would be the title of my next book: Stay tuned for my next book: “Fieldwork in the Times of COVID Doing Ethnography During a Pandemic” — Dr Raul Pacheco-Vega (@raulpacheco) Ma The truth of the matter is: I don’t really have much experience doing fieldwork during a global pandemic.

The book: Clearly explains fieldwork methods Shows how to locate a field and map it Covers common problem areas and ethical considerations Provides a ready reckoner of time management issues Helps with analysis of findings. Doing Fieldwork is an invaluable teaching and research resource.

Motivations for doing the work Possible applicability of the work for the participants Learning local knowledge needs Learning locally desired applications or service Publication and distribution channels Availability of raw materials to other researchers The Ethics of FieldworkFile Size: KB.

Doing Fieldwork is a useful book in many respects: as a guide to participant observation and ethnographic fieldwork; as an analysis of the theoretical presuppositions and history of fieldwork; as a discussion of contemporary issues in social science research; and simply as an entertaining and dramatic story.

Doing Fieldwork among the Yanomamo: Response Shaki, or Napoleon A. Chagnon’s 15 month enculturation with the Yanomamo tribe, Bisaasi-teri is characterized by fear, discomfort, loneliness, nosiness, and invaluable experiences through relationships and modesty about human culture.

The book: * Clearly explains fieldwork methods * Shows how to locate a field and map it * Covers common problem areas and ethical considerations * Provides a ready reckoner of time management issues * Helps with analysis of findings.

Doing Fieldwork is an invaluable teaching and research resource. Doing Fieldwork is a useful book in many respects: as a guide to participant observation and ethnographic fieldwork; as an analysis of the theoretical presuppositions and history of fieldwork; as a discussion of contemporary issues in social science research; and simply as an entertaining and dramatic story.

Category: Social Science. Based on the author's extensive fieldwork, this classic ethnography, now publishing in a legacy 6th edition, focuses on the Yanomamo. These truly remarkable South American people are one of the few primitive sovereign tribal societies left on earth.

This new edition includes events and changes that have occurred sinceincluding a recent trip by .The book: Clearly explains fieldwork methods. Shows how to locate a field and map it. Covers common problem areas and ethical considerations. Provides a ready reckoner of time management issues.

Helps with analysis of findings. Doing Fieldwork is an invaluable teaching and research resource.Check out: “Doing Fieldwork In A Pandemic.“ The crowdsourced document provides a space for people to share their methods for doing fieldwork in a pandemic – specifically, ideas for avoiding in-person interactions by using mediated forms that will achieve similar ends.

Social research has been conducted online for many years, of course.