Anthropology: Ethnography & Methodology

  • Multi-Sited Ethnography: Problems and Possibilities in the Translocation of Research Methods book cover

    Multi-Sited Ethnography

    Problems and Possibilities in the Translocation of Research Methods, 1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Coleman, Pauline von Hellermann

    This collection of essays emerged out of intense conversations on multi-sited ethnography, prompted by a workshop held at the University of Sussex that brought together researchers from different institutional backgrounds and affiliations in Europe, the United States and Africa – including George…

    Paperback – 2013-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

  • Japanese Women, Class and the Tea Ceremony: The voices of tea practitioners in northern Japan book cover

    Japanese Women, Class and the Tea Ceremony

    The voices of tea practitioners in northern Japan, 1st Edition

    By Kaeko Chiba

    This book examines the complex relationship between class and gender dynamics among tea ceremony (chadō) practitioners in Japan. Focusing on practitioners in a provincial city, Akita, the book surveys the rigid, hierarchical chadō system at grass roots level. Making critical use of Bourdieu’s idea…

    Paperback – 2013-01-29
    Routledge
    Japan Anthropology Workshop Series

  • E-Research: Transformation in Scholarly Practice book cover

    E-Research

    Transformation in Scholarly Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas W. Jankowski

    No less than a revolutionary transformation of the research enterprise is underway. This transformation extends beyond the natural sciences, where 'e-research' has become the modus operandi, and is penetrating the social sciences and humanities, sometimes with differences in accent and label. Many…

    Paperback – 2012-07-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

  • The Ethnomethodologists (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    The Ethnomethodologists (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By W.W. Sharrock, Bob Anderson

    Originally published in 1986, this work examines how key figures such as Garfinkel, Sacks and Cicourel have revolutionised thinking about how sociology's presuppositions about 'being social' are grounded. Yet until the appearance of this book there were no clear and authoritative…

    Paperback – 2012-07-01
    Routledge

  • The Mutual Construction of Statistics and Society book cover

    The Mutual Construction of Statistics and Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Rudinow Saetnan, Heidi Mork Lomell, Svein Hammer

    Statistics are often seen as simple, straightforward, and objective descriptions of society. However, what we choose to count, what we choose not to count, who does the counting, and the categories and values we choose to apply when counting, matter. This volume addresses the ways in which…

    Paperback – 2012-05-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

  • Black and Postcolonial Feminisms in New Times: Researching Educational Inequalities book cover

    Black and Postcolonial Feminisms in New Times

    Researching Educational Inequalities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Heidi Safia Mirza, Cynthia Joseph

    This book is a compelling collection of essays on the intersection of race, gender and class in education written by leading black and postcolonial feminists of colour from Asia, Africa and the Caribbean living in Britain, America, Canada, and Australia. It addresses controversial issues such as…

    Paperback – 2012-04-23
    Routledge

  • The Orang Suku Laut of Riau, Indonesia: The inalienable gift of territory book cover

    The Orang Suku Laut of Riau, Indonesia

    The inalienable gift of territory, 1st Edition

    By Cynthia Chou

    Land reform has been an indisputable part of Indonesian revolution. The consequent execution of development programmes for nation-building have provoked intense hostility over territorial rights. Global market forces in Indonesia have seen increasing flows of transnational investments, technology…

    Paperback – 2012-03-29
    Routledge
    The Modern Anthropology of Southeast Asia

  • Marriage in Contemporary Japan book cover

    Marriage in Contemporary Japan

    1st Edition

    By Yoko Tokuhiro

    The phenomenon of bankonka – ‘postponement of marriage’ – is increasingly reported in contemporary Japanese media, clearly illustrating the changing patterns of modern lifestyles and attitudes towards marriage, personal obligation and ambition. This is the first book in recent years to explore the…

    Paperback – 2011-05-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Aborigines of Taiwan: The Puyuma: From Headhunting to the Modern World book cover

    Aborigines of Taiwan

    The Puyuma: From Headhunting to the Modern World, 1st Edition

    By Josiane Cauquelin

    Based on extensive field research over a period of twenty years, this is the first comprehensive study of the Puyuma people of Taiwan. The Puyuma belong to the Austronesian peoples, which today number less than 370,000. In Taiwan, they are the least known of the aboriginal groups, numbering only…

    Paperback – 2011-02-10
    Routledge

  • Malinowski amongst the Magi: The Natives of Mailu [1915/1988] book cover

    Malinowski amongst the Magi

    The Natives of Mailu [1915/1988], 1st Edition

    By Malinowski

    A reissue of Malinowski's first field monograph, containing historical and theoretical material. This edition includes a major essay by Michael Young who draws on Malinowski's diary, unpublished notebooks and letters.…

    Paperback – 2010-11-10
    Routledge

  • The Father in Primitive Psychology and Myth in Primitive Psychology: [1927] book cover

    The Father in Primitive Psychology and Myth in Primitive Psychology

    [1927], 1st Edition

    By Malinowski

    This volume investigates ideas, beliefs and sentiments in relation to social organization.…

    Paperback – 2010-11-10
    Routledge

  • The Sexual Lives of Savages: [1932/1952] book cover

    The Sexual Lives of Savages

    [1932/1952], 1st Edition

    By Malinowski

    This volume provides an ethnographic account of courtship, marriage and family life among the people of the Trobriand Islands.…

    Paperback – 2010-11-10
    Routledge

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