Anthropology: Ethnography & Methodology

  • Grotowski, Women, and Contemporary Performance: Meetings with Remarkable Women book cover

    Grotowski, Women, and Contemporary Performance

    Meetings with Remarkable Women, 1st Edition

    By Virginie Magnat

    As the first examination of women's foremost contributions to Jerzy Grotowski's cross-cultural investigation of performance, this book complements and broadens existing literature by offering a more diverse and inclusive re-assessment of Grotowski's legacy, thereby probing its significance for…

    Paperback – 2015-06-23
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Gender in Transnationalism: Home, Longing and Belonging Among Moroccan Migrant Women book cover

    Gender in Transnationalism

    Home, Longing and Belonging Among Moroccan Migrant Women, 1st Edition

    By Ruba Salih

    A fascinating ethnographic journey into migrant women's lives across two countries, Gender in Transnationalism highlights women's construction of 'home' between Morocco and Italy as a significant site whereby broader feelings and narratives of displacement and belonging can be grasped. Salih…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09

  • Queer Women in Urban China: An Ethnography book cover

    Queer Women in Urban China

    An Ethnography, 1st Edition

    By Elisabeth L. Engebretsen

    Lala (lesbian) and gay communities in mainland China have emerged rapidly in the 21st century. Alongside new freedoms and modernizing reforms, and with mainstream media and society increasingly tolerant, lalas still experience immense family and social pressures to a degree that this book argues is…

    Paperback – 2015-06-08
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Cultural Mapping as Cultural Inquiry book cover

    Cultural Mapping as Cultural Inquiry

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nancy Duxbury, W.F. Garrett-Petts, David MacLennan

    This edited collection provides an introduction to the emerging interdisciplinary field of cultural mapping, offering a range of perspectives that are international in scope. Cultural mapping is a mode of inquiry and a methodological tool in urban planning, cultural sustainability, and community…

    Hardback – 2015-06-04
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

  • Out of Sight book cover

    Out of Sight

    1st Edition

    By Robert McAuley

    Youth crime is simultaneously a social problem and an intrinsic part of consumer culture: while images of gangs and gangsters are used to sell global commodities, young people not in work and education are labelled as antisocial and susceptible to crime. This book focuses on the lives of a group…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22

  • Holding Your Square book cover

    Holding Your Square

    1st Edition

    This book is about the meanings of masculinities within the social networks of the streets of an American city (St Louis, Missouri), and how these shaped perceptions and enactments of violence. Based on a large number of interviews with offenders the author provides a rich description of life on…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • The Fugitive Identity of Mediation: Negotiations, Shift Changes and Allusionary Action book cover

    The Fugitive Identity of Mediation

    Negotiations, Shift Changes and Allusionary Action, 1st Edition

    By Debbie De Girolamo

    Despite much having been written about what mediation is, direct observations of commercial mediations are limited. This book grants an opportunity to observe mediation in action and also provides external commentary about the actions observed. The book approaches Mediation ethnographically as a…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22

  • Hybrid Voices and Collaborative Change: Contextualising Positive Discourse Analysis book cover

    Hybrid Voices and Collaborative Change

    Contextualising Positive Discourse Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Tom Bartlett

    In this study, Bartlett presents a theoretical and descriptive development in the discipline of Critical Discourse Analysis (CDA) extending the recent trend away from critiques of hegemonic practices and towards the description of alternative and minority practices that has been labelled Positive…

    Paperback – 2015-05-21
    Routledge Critical Studies in Discourse

  • Anthropology and Risk book cover

    Anthropology and Risk

    1st Edition

    By Asa Boholm

    Drawing on theory from anthropology, sociology, organisation studies and philosophy, this book addresses how the perception, communication and management of risk is shaped by culturally informed and socially embedded knowledge and experience. It provides an account of how interpretations of risk in…

    Paperback – 2015-05-05
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Touring Poverty book cover

    Touring Poverty

    1st Edition

    By Bianca Freire-Medeiros

    Touring Poverty addresses a highly controversial practice: the transformation of impoverished neighbourhoods into valued attractions for international tourists. In the megacities of the Global South, selected and idealized aspects of poverty are being turned into a tourist commodity for consumption…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Timothy Asch and Ethnographic Film book cover

    Timothy Asch and Ethnographic Film

    1st Edition

    By E.D Lewis

    Timothy Asch (1932-1994) was probably the greatest ethnographic filmmaker of the latter twentieth century, and one of the best-known anthropologists of his generation. He worked with Margaret Mead, John Marshall and Napoleon Chagnon, lived and filmed on every continent except Antarctica, and won…

    Paperback – 2015-04-07

  • 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

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