The World Observed

The World Observed : Reflections on the Fieldwork Process

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  • Hardback | 248 pages
  • 165 x 241 x 25.4mm | 522g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • 0252022297
  • 9780252022296

Table of contents

From entertainment to realization in Navajo fieldwork / Barre Toelken -- Four moments / Candace Slater -- Inquiry and epiphany in the culture of capitalism / Dan Rose -- I'm going to say it now / Alessandro Portelli -- Living dolls / Nancy Kalow -- From home to prison / Carol Burke -- The genius of Palermo / Michael Buonanno -- Crossing and recrossing the line and other moments of understanding / Dwight F. Reynolds -- Absorbed in gospel music / Lynwood Montell -- On time, truth, and epiphanies / Ellen J. Stekert -- Strategy and tactics in fieldwork / Neil V. Rosenberg -- Oral and written tradition / Edward D. Ives -- Stumbling upon Lancashire mill culture in New England / Anthony G. Barrand -- How I learned what a crock was / Howard S. Becker -- Who's gypsy here? / Carol Silverman -- The perfect informant / Bruce Jackson.show more

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