The Resource Being there : the fieldwork encounter and the making of truth, edited by John Borneman, Abdellah Hammoudi, (electronic book)

Being there : the fieldwork encounter and the making of truth, edited by John Borneman, Abdellah Hammoudi, (electronic book)

Label
Being there : the fieldwork encounter and the making of truth
Title
Being there
Title remainder
the fieldwork encounter and the making of truth
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Borneman, Abdellah Hammoudi
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Challenges to ethnographic authority and to the ethics of representation have led many contemporary anthropologists to abandon fieldwork in favor of strategies of theoretical puppeteering, textual analysis, and surrogate ethnography. In Being There, John Borneman and Abdellah Hammoudi argue that ethnographies based on these strategies elide important insights. To demonstrate the power and knowledge attained through the fieldwork experience, they have gathered essays by anthropologists working in Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tanzania, the Canadian Arctic, India, Germany, and Russia that shift
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Borneman, John
Dewey number
305.8/00723
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
GN346
LC item number
.B443 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hammoudi, Abdellah
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethnology
  • Anthropology
Label
Being there : the fieldwork encounter and the making of truth, edited by John Borneman, Abdellah Hammoudi, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10675804
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 280 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Being there : the fieldwork encounter and the making of truth, edited by John Borneman, Abdellah Hammoudi, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10675804
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 280 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

Library Locations

Processing Feedback ...