Anthropology: Ethnography & Methodology

  • Ethnographies in Sport and Exercise Research book cover

    Ethnographies in Sport and Exercise Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gyozo Molnar, Laura Purdy

    Ethnography has become an important method for researching and interpreting the social world, not least in the field of sport and exercise studies. Ethnographies in Sport and Exercise Research is the first book to provide a contemporary overview of the current state of ethnographic research and its…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07

  • Researching Identity and Interculturality book cover

    Researching Identity and Interculturality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fred Dervin, Karen Risager

    This volume focuses on advances in research methodology in an interdisciplinary field framed by discourses of identity and interculturality. It includes a range of qualitative studies: studies of interaction, narrative studies, conversation analysis, ethnographic studies, postcolonial studies and…

    Paperback – 2017-02-06

  • Soccer, Culture and Society in Spain: An Ethnography of Basque Fandom book cover

    Soccer, Culture and Society in Spain

    An Ethnography of Basque Fandom, 1st Edition

    By Mariann Vaczi

    Spanish soccer is on top of the world, at international and club level, with the best teams and a seemingly endless supply of exciting and stylish players. While the Spanish economy struggles, its soccer flourishes, deeply embedded throughout Spanish social and cultural life. But the relationship…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge Critical Studies in Sport

  • Career Women in Contemporary Japan: Pursuing Identities, Fashioning Lives book cover

    Career Women in Contemporary Japan

    Pursuing Identities, Fashioning Lives, 1st Edition

    By Anne Stefanie Aronsson

    Since Japan’s economic recession began in the 1990s, the female workforce has experienced revolutionary changes as greater numbers of women have sought to establish careers. Employment trends indicate that increasingly white-collar professional women are succeeding in breaking through the "glass…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Negotiating the Mediated City: Everyday Encounters with Public Screens book cover

    Negotiating the Mediated City

    Everyday Encounters with Public Screens, 1st Edition

    By Zlatan Krajina

    This book is an interdisciplinary empirical investigation of how people interact with public screens in their daily lives. In more and more surprising locations, screens of various kinds appear within the sightlines of passers-by in contemporary cities. Outdoor advertisers target audiences which…

    Paperback – 2016-10-27

  • The Tutu Archaeological Village Site: A Multi-disciplinary Case Study in Human Adaptation book cover

    The Tutu Archaeological Village Site

    A Multi-disciplinary Case Study in Human Adaptation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth Righter

    Excavations at the Tutu site represent a dramatic chapter in the annals of Caribbean archaeological excavation. The site was discovered in 1990 during the initial site clearing for a shopping mall in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. The site was excavated with the assistance of a team of…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04

  • Politics and Pitfalls of Japan Ethnography: Reflexivity, Responsibility, and Anthropological Ethics book cover

    Politics and Pitfalls of Japan Ethnography

    Reflexivity, Responsibility, and Anthropological Ethics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Robertson

    Four anthropologists, Elise Edwards, Ann Elise Lewallen, Bridget Love and Tomomi Yamaguchi, draw on their fieldwork experiences in Japan to demonstrate collectively the inadequacy of both the Code of Ethics developed by the American Anthropological Association (AAA) and the dictates of…

    Paperback – 2016-07-08

  • Culture, Development and Petroleum: An Ethnography of the High North book cover

    Culture, Development and Petroleum

    An Ethnography of the High North, 1st Edition

    By Jan-Oddvar Sornes, Larry Browning, Jan Terje Henriksen

    The discovery, just forty years ago, of vast oil and gas reserves in the Southwestern part of Norway, and more recently in the Arctic High North region, created an economic titan and posed a vast array of challenges for both the Norwegian government and the residents of this area. How to extract…

    Paperback – 2016-07-08
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

  • Opening the Black Box: The Work of Watching book cover

    Opening the Black Box

    The Work of Watching, 1st Edition

    By Gavin J. D. Smith

    Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras are a prominent, if increasingly familiar, feature of urbanism. They symbolize the faith that spatial authorities place in technical interventions for the treatment of social problems. CCTV was principally introduced to sterilize municipalities, to govern…

    Paperback – 2016-06-01
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Asylum Seeking and the Global City book cover

    Asylum Seeking and the Global City

    1st Edition

    By Francesco Vecchio

    Asylum seeking and the global city are two major contemporary subjects of analysis to emerge both in the literature and in public and official discourses on human rights, urban socioeconomic change and national security. Based on extensive, original ethnographic research, this book examines the…

    Paperback – 2016-04-24
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship

  • Place in Research: Theory, Methodology, and Methods book cover

    Place in Research

    Theory, Methodology, and Methods, 1st Edition

    By Eve Tuck, Marcia McKenzie

    Bridging environmental and Indigenous studies and drawing on critical geography, spatial theory, new materialist theory, and decolonizing theory, this dynamic volume examines the sometimes overlooked significance of place in social science research. There are often important divergences and even…

    Paperback – 2015-12-07
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

  • Climate Change and Tradition in a Small Island State: The Rising Tide book cover

    Climate Change and Tradition in a Small Island State

    The Rising Tide, 1st Edition

    By Peter Rudiak-Gould

    The citizens of the Marshall Islands have been told that climate change will doom their country, and they have seen confirmatory omens in the land, air, and sea. This book investigates how grassroots Marshallese society has interpreted and responded to this threat as intimated by local observation,…

    Paperback – 2015-10-12
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

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