書名 Anthropology inside out : fieldworkers taking notes / edited by Astrid Oberborbeck Andersen [and five others]
出版項 Canon Pyon : Sean Kingston Publishing, 2020
國際標準書號 9781912385218 (paperback)
191238521X (paperback)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 民族所圖書館  GN50.8 .A58 2020    在架上    30520020911898
說明 vii, 227 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Fieldworkers' notebooks are full of sensations and observations in which the subjectivity of the ethnographer seeps through. Not really science. Much closer to life. Yet in classical anthropology they are invisible to the reader. In this book the focus is reversed, turning Anthropology Inside Out as it explores the vibrant backstage life of field notes. What happens when we put them centre stage? Aimed at both curious novice and experienced practitioner, the chapters read as a catalogue of experimental practices teetering on the edge of the tradition: intuitively observational drawings; notes pervaded with paranoia; collective notetaking;crisis-ridden personal confessions; layers of notes in photographs and archives; old flip-flops that trigger memories in mind and body. This exploration of what field notes are, can do and could be, concludes with a constellation of shimmering notes on notes from Michael Taussig, a meta-commentary on anthropologists' fetishistic relationship with the most personal of professional tools
主題 Physical anthropology -- Fieldwork
Anthropology
Alt Author Andersen, Astrid Oberborbeck, editor