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Published on 20 May 2011
School
UTM
Department
Anthropology
Course
ANT102H5
Fieldwork - The Unofficial Story
Sociocultural anthropologists produce ethnographies
1. Choosing a field site
2. Preparing for the field
3. Getting there
4. What to do when you get there?
Get introduced to the people there
Survey the site (talking to people, meet your neighbours)
Find a house to live in
Learning the language
Hire research assistants
5. Participant observation
6. Problems in the field
Potentially boring
Disconnection from the world (before Internet, cellphones, etc.)
Ignorant people
Animals
7. After the field
Analyzing data
Write articles/books
Conferences and coffees
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