Anthropology: Ethnography & Methodology

  • Irish Identities in Victorian Britain book cover

    Irish Identities in Victorian Britain

    1st Edition

    Edited by Roger Swift, Sheridan Gilley

    Recent studies of the experiences of Irish migrants in Victorian Britain have emphasized the significance of the themes of change, continuity, resistance and accommodation in the creation of a rich and diverse migrant culture within which a variety of Irish identities co-existed and sometimes…

    Paperback – 2015-04-07

  • Irish Migration, Networks and Ethnic Identities since 1750 book cover

    Irish Migration, Networks and Ethnic Identities since 1750

    1st Edition

    Edited by Donald Macraild, Enda Delaney

    This collection of essays demonstrates in vivid detail how a range of formal and informal networks shaped the Irish experience of emigration, settlement and the construction of ethnic identity in a variety of geographical contexts since 1750. It examines topics as diverse as the associational…

    Paperback – 2015-04-07

  • Ethnographic Research in the Construction Industry book cover

    Ethnographic Research in the Construction Industry

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Pink, Dylan Tutt, Andrew Dainty

    The construction industry as a workplace is commonly seen as problematic for a number of reasons, including its worrying health and safety record, the instability of its workforce, and the poorly regulated nature of the sector. It is surprising therefore, that the sector and its working practices…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Interdisciplinarity: Reconfigurations of the Social and Natural Sciences book cover


    Reconfigurations of the Social and Natural Sciences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Barry, Georgina Born

    The idea that research should become more interdisciplinary has become commonplace. According to influential commentators, the unprecedented complexity of problems such as climate change or the social implications of biomedicine demand interdisciplinary efforts integrating both the social and…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12

  • Migration in the 21st Century: Political Economy and Ethnography book cover

    Migration in the 21st Century

    Political Economy and Ethnography, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pauline Gardiner Barber, Winnie Lem

    This edited collection focuses on global migration in its inter-regional, international and transnational variants, and argues that contemporary migration scholarship is significantly advanced both within anthropology and beyond it when ethnography is theoretically engaged to grapple with the…

    Paperback – 2014-09-11
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Dresden: Paradoxes of Memory in History book cover


    Paradoxes of Memory in History, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth A. Ten Dyke

    The collapse of the German Democratic Republic prompted the East Germans to confront their personal, cultural and international past. This study of the 'Wende' - the turn of events in 1989 - is based on ethnographic and anthropological research conducted in the early 1990s. Liz Ten Dyke has…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Studies in Anthropology and History

  • Earth, Water, Fleece and Fabric: An Ethnography and Archaeology of Andean Camelid Herding book cover

    Earth, Water, Fleece and Fabric

    An Ethnography and Archaeology of Andean Camelid Herding, 1st Edition

    By Penny Dransart

    Through a richly detailed examination of the practices of spinning yarn from the fleece of llamas and alpacas, Earth, Water, Fleece and Fabric explores the relationship that herders of the present and of the past have maintained with their herd animals in the Andes. Dransart juxtaposes an…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15

  • Jews of the Dutch Caribbean: Exploring Ethnic Identity on Curacao book cover

    Jews of the Dutch Caribbean

    Exploring Ethnic Identity on Curacao, 1st Edition

    By Alan F. Benjamin

    Jews of the Dutch Caribbean addresses identity and ethnicity, through a detailed study of a little-known group in Curacao, Netherlands Antilles. It asks readers to take a broad perspective on the contexts that play a role in ethnicity including, for example, ecology, history, kinship, commerce and…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15

  • Multilingualism, Discourse, and Ethnography book cover

    Multilingualism, Discourse, and Ethnography

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sheena Gardner, Marilyn Martin-Jones

    Over the last twenty years, sociolinguistic research on multilingualism has been transformed. Two processes have been at work: first, an epistemological shift to a critical ethnographic approach, which has contributed to a larger turn toward post-structuralist perspectives on social life. Second,…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • Sport, Difference and Belonging: Conceptions of Human Variation in British Sport book cover

    Sport, Difference and Belonging

    Conceptions of Human Variation in British Sport, 1st Edition

    By James Rosbrook-Thompson

    This book combines historical and ethnographic components in examining the ideas about human variation subscribed to by coaches, commentators and sportspeople themselves. The book begins by interrogating the idea of the ‘impulsive’ black sportsman (and the ‘impulsive’ black male more generally),…

    Paperback – 2014-06-18
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • Qualitative Methods in Military Studies: Research Experiences and Challenges book cover

    Qualitative Methods in Military Studies

    Research Experiences and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helena Carreiras, Celso Castro

    This book examines the methodology of qualitative research in military studies. Since the end of the Cold War, the number of studies on military and society has grown substantially in substance, size and impact. However, only a tiny part of this bibliography deals in depth with the research…

    Paperback – 2014-05-19
    Cass Military Studies

  • Migration, Family and the Welfare State: Integrating Migrants and Refugees in Scandinavia book cover

    Migration, Family and the Welfare State

    Integrating Migrants and Refugees in Scandinavia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen Fog Olwig, Birgitte Romme Larsen, Mikkel Rytter

    Migration, Family and the Welfare State explores understandings and practices of integration in the Scandinavian welfare societies of Denmark, Norway and Sweden through a comprehensive range of detailed ethnographic studies. Chapters examine discourses, policies and programs of integration in the…

    Paperback – 2014-04-10

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