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Published: 21 June 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380795-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8079-5
... administrators, as important as that differentia- tion process was. The study of national and subnational styles of practice in anthropology is an area where much more needs to be done for understanding fieldwork and its history; here I have only made a beginning. The rli style developed in conscious...
Published: 19 March 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8436-6
... ‘guides’ are Nana and Laura? If they are Ariadnes, what kind of thread are they unfolding I did not begin my fieldwork in Santiago in search of ‘‘the queen of the riot More than three years ago, I went to Santiago with the idea of putting the ‘‘dynamics of contention’’ model in practice (McAdam...
Published: 13 April 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9517-1
... I Seeing and Getting notes on fIeldwork IntroduCtIon Being in Deep “Wow. You’re really deep into this,” my editor remarked as we...
Published: 16 April 2008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8918-7
... ​part 1. ​framing fieldwork in the batticaloa region ​i n t r o d u c t i o n ri Lanka has been a remarkably fertile site for ​Sresearch in social and cultural anthropology, starting with C. G. and Brenda Z...
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394334-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9433-4
... have learned since giving that paper has allowed us greater insight into the models of authenticity that are often silently at work in the processes of development and the practices of fieldwork. Some of these models come from academic archaeologies, which seek to...
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397953-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9795-3
... Eight Mescalero Apache: The Romance and Politics of Fieldwork RH: Tell me how you got involved with the Mescalero Apache. DMS: I got involved with Mescalero Apache in the following simple• minded way. I came back from England, got a job at Harvard; second son...
Published: 19 May 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389125-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8912-5
... chapter seven Internment Fieldwork...
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397953-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9795-3
... Six Fieldwork on Yap OMS: I was a student at Harvard University in 1946. I had been there for a few months when the word went around that there was a possibility of field money through Peabody Museum and Joe Brew. Actually, it was Oonald Scott. Joe Brew wasn't director of...
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385462-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8546-2
... III Practices Introduction by Abril Trigo the 1990s: practices and polemics within latin american cultural studies ver the backdrop of the...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373605-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7360-5
... the linked concepts of “mass” and “morale.” The chapter begins with a detailed examination of Mass-Observation’s “anthropology of ourselves,” describing its distinguishing fieldwork agencements in the ways it brought together ethnographic methods of collecting and assembling (largely, but not...
Published: 22 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395867-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9586-7
... 9 Transformative Ethnography and the World Social Forum Theories and Practices of Transformation Giuseppe Caruso In this chapter I discuss the concept and practice of transformative ethnography...
Published: 04 March 2008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8896-8
... texts and practices. In preparing for this book, I spent considerable time between 1993 and 2006 at a succession of film and television industry summits, meetings, conventions, trade shows, festivals, and distribution markets. This fieldwork included observation of produc- tion spaces at Los Angeles...
Published: 07 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395225-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9522-5
...Chapter 6 Sentiments of disdain and Practices of distinction The Work Culture of the Hindi Film Industry During the question and answer session with the cast and direc- tor of the film The Loins of Punjab Presents—a quirky comedy set among the...
Published: 07 March 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9522-5
... Part 2 the praCtiCes and proCesses of film produCtion Chapter 4 A day in the life of a Hindi Film Set When family members visited me in Bombay during my field- work in 1996, they were curious and excited to see a film shoot, or “shooting,” as it is...
Published: 16 November 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388296-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8829-6
... disjunctions and anxieties of the event were characteristic of a situation that George Marcus has articulated in his observations on the ‘‘com- plicity’’ of fieldwork. ‘‘In any particular location he has written, certain practices, anxieties, and ambivalences are present as specific responses to the...
Published: 30 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382584-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8258-4
... 10. Aesthetic Agency in the Folk Medical Practices and Remembrances of North Carolinians Karen Baldwin Scientifically demonstrable efficacy and/or invested belief, issues of ex• treme importance to the study ofany system ofmedicine, are not...
Published: 07 March 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9522-5
... Part 3 disCourses and praCtiCes of audienCe- making Chapter 8 Pleasing Both Aunties and Servants The Hindi Film Industry and Its Audience Imaginaries In October 2000, during one of my visits to Bombay, I dropped by an editing studio to watch Tarun...
Published: 10 May 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388067-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8806-7
... chapter 6 The Practices of Conservation-as-Development This chapter is concerned with two kinds of objects or things: New p Guinea harpy eagles (Harpyopsis novaeguineae in scientific nomenclature; lugilipagili in Unavisa Gimi; luipa in Tok Pisin...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376378-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7637-8
... Part I : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : Histories without Groups Lower- trata Lives,­S Enduring Regional Practices, and the Prose of Colonial Nativism...
Published: 07 August 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391142-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9114-2
... introduction Citizenship and National Belonging as Cultural Practices Once best known for its dividing wall—perhaps the most famous sym- bol of the Cold War—Berlin today is best described as a city in transi- tion. Unified Berlin has a...