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Department
Anthropology
Course
ANTA02H3
Professor
Maggie Cummings
Semester
Winter

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Anthro Lec02 notes 18 .jan.2011 Assignment guide lines are posted Slide one What do anthropologists do? Fieldwork, which tells them apart from other social scientist. Anthropologists often share objects. Amongst anthropologist fieldwork is known to be the right of passage. Ethnography - is what anthropologist write up after their fieldwork (example would be the reading for today Bali and his fieldwork). It is also an analysis of a particular culture, answering the 6:089L43ZK45045O057,.9L.0certain culture, why is significant by looking at .:O9:7,O57,.9L.08$42:.K24709K0308.7L59L43L9L8,O84,3,O8L8 What does ethnographyfieldwork accomplish? - The more detailed a description, the more likely the reader would be able to see the picture from a native point of view (thick description) it goes beneath the surface level showing the context. - Example of Geertz, winking, - Context arises from fieldwork and technology - Fieldwork is a unique thing that scientists do which differentiates between anthropologists and historians A brief history of anthropology
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