Anthropology: Ethnography & Methodology

  • Policing, Port Security and Crime Control: An Ethnography of the Port Securityscape book cover

    Policing, Port Security and Crime Control

    An Ethnography of the Port Securityscape, 1st Edition

    By Yarin Eski

    Ports are the vital hubs of the maritime transport industry, and crucial to the flow of global trade. The protection of this global supply chain from crime and terrorism is a fundamental objective of port security, and is a landscape beset by new challenges and changes post 9/11. Building on…

    Paperback – 2018-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Race(ing) Intercultural Communication: Racial Logics in a Colorblind Era book cover

    Race(ing) Intercultural Communication

    Racial Logics in a Colorblind Era, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dreama G. Moon, Michelle A. Holling

    Race(ing) Intercultural Communication signals a crucial intervention in the field, as well as in wider society, where social and political events are calling for new ways of making sense of race in the 21st century. Contributors to this book work at multiple intersections, theoretically and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Phenomenology as Qualitative Research: A Critical Analysis of Meaning Attribution book cover

    Phenomenology as Qualitative Research

    A Critical Analysis of Meaning Attribution, 1st Edition

    By John Paley

    Phenomenology originated as a novel way of doing philosophy early in the twentieth century. In the writings of Husserl and Heidegger, regarded as its founders, it was a non-empirical kind of philosophical enquiry. Although this tradition has continued in a variety of forms, ‘phenomenology’ is now…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

  • Anthropology in the Making: Research in Health and Development book cover

    Anthropology in the Making

    Research in Health and Development, 1st Edition

    By Laurent Vidal

    In Anthropology in the Making, Laurent Vidal takes the reader into the world of research in the fields of health and development, providing a fresh and provocative perspective on the practice of anthropology. This volume investigates the “science of otherness” across four multi-disciplinary…

    Paperback – 2017-12-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Ethnographies in Pan Pacific Research: Tensions and Positionings book cover

    Ethnographies in Pan Pacific Research

    Tensions and Positionings, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert E. Rinehart, elke emerald, Rangi Matamua

    The book is about exciting ethnographic happenings in the vibrant and growing global interface which includes Australia, New Zealand, and some of the Asian geographical regions, as well as - more broadly - the global South. It explores ethnographic writing as culture(s) (re)produced,…

    Paperback – 2017-12-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • HIV/AIDS and the Social Consequences of Untamed Biomedicine: Anthropological Complicities book cover

    HIV/AIDS and the Social Consequences of Untamed Biomedicine

    Anthropological Complicities, 1st Edition

    By Graham Fordham

    Drawing on the case of HIV/AIDS in Thailand, this book examines how anthropological and other interpretative social science research has been utilized in modeling the AIDS epidemic, and in the design and implementation of interventions. It argues that much social science research has been complicit…

    Paperback – 2017-12-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • The Meaning of Horses: Biosocial Encounters book cover

    The Meaning of Horses

    Biosocial Encounters, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dona Davis, Anita Maurstad

    The Meaning of Horses: Biosocial Encounters examines some of the engagements or entanglements that link the lived experiences of human and non-human animals. The contributors discuss horse-human relationships in multiple contexts, times and places, highlighting variations in the meaning of horses…

    Paperback – 2017-12-18
    Routledge

  • Primitive Labour book cover

    Primitive Labour

    1st Edition

    By L.H. Dudley Buxton

    Originally published in 1924, Dudley Buxton explores the evolution of primitive societies in relation to labour. This is mostly done by studying primitive inventions to try and understand how each of these inventions was used to contribute to everyday living and to develop the society’s material…

    Paperback – 2017-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Activism on the Web: Everyday Struggles against Digital Capitalism book cover

    Activism on the Web

    Everyday Struggles against Digital Capitalism, 1st Edition

    By Veronica Barassi

    Activism on the Web examines the everyday tensions that political activists face as they come to terms with the increasingly commercialized nature of web technologies and sheds light on an important, yet under-investigated, dimension of the relationship between contemporary forms of social protest…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge New Developments in Communication and Society Research

  • Sexuality in Role-Playing Games book cover

    Sexuality in Role-Playing Games

    1st Edition

    By Ashley ML Brown

    Role-playing games offer a chance to pretend, make believe, and share fantasy. They often invoke heavy themes into their game play: morality, violence, politics, spirituality, or sexuality. Although interesting moral debates perennially appear in the media and academia concerning the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Game Studies

  • Regimes of Value in Tourism book cover

    Regimes of Value in Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Emilie Crossley, David Picard

    Drawing from ethnographic work in five continents, this book demonstrates how different regimes of value in tourism can coexist, collide, and compete across a varied geographic terrain. Much theory in tourism economics defines ‘value’ as a measure of monetary worth, a concept governing commodity…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Emotions and Human Mobility: Ethnographies of Movement book cover

    Emotions and Human Mobility

    Ethnographies of Movement, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maruška Svašek

    This book provides insights into the emotional dimensions of human mobility. Drawing on findings and theoretical discussions in anthropology, sociology, cultural studies, philosophy, linguistics, migration studies, human geography and political science, the authors offer interdisciplinary…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

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