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This list relates to the 2017-18 which ended on 18/08/2018
  1. Key texts: 49 items
    1. Historical overviews, biographies & key ethnographies 15 items
      1. We, the Tikopia: a sociological study of kinship in primitive Polynesia - Raymond Firth 2011

        Book  Earlier editions available at classmarks GN480.F5 and GN480.F5F83.

      2. Language and solitude: Wittgenstein, Malinowski, and the Habsburg dilemma - Ernest Gellner 1998

        Book  Available in the Library and as an e-book.

      3. Taboo: sex, identity, and erotic subjectivity in anthropological fieldwork - Don Kulick, Margaret Willson 1995

        Book  Available in the Library and as an e-book.

      4. Anthropology and anthropologists: the modern British school - Adam Kuper 1996

        Book  Available in the Library and as an e-book.

      5. Argonauts of the western Pacific: an account of native enterprise and adventure in the archipelagoes of Melanesian New Guinea - Bronislaw Malinowski 2002

        Book  Available in the Library and as an e-book. Several other print editions also available.

    2. Published fieldwork journals/diaries/autobiographies: 14 items
      1. Gendered fields: women, men, and ethnography - Diane Bell, Patricia Caplan 1993

        Book 

      2. Return to laughter: an anthropological novel - Elenore Smith Bowen, Laura Bohannan 1964

        Book  Also available at classmark DT500.B7.

      3. Tristes tropiques - Claude Lévi-Strauss, John Weightman, Doreen Weightman 1992

        Book  Several other editions also available in the Library.

      4. A diary in the strict sense of the term - Bronislaw Malinowski 2004

        Book  Also available at classmark GN21.M2.

      5. Blackberry winter: my earlier years - Margaret Mead 1972

        Book  Also available at classmark GN21.M4B6.

      6. Reflections on fieldwork in Morocco - Paul Rabinow 1977

        Book  Available in the Library and as an e-book.

      7. The High Valley - Kenneth E. Read 1980

        Book 

    3. Published letters: 3 items
      1. Footprints on Malekula: a memoir of Bernard Deacon - Margaret Gardiner, Bernard Deacon 1987

        Book 

      2. Letters from the field - Margaret Mead 1977

        Book 

      3. The story of a marriage: the letters of Bronislaw Malinowski and Elsie Masson - Bronislaw Malinowski, Elsie Rosaline Masson, Helena Wayne 1995

        Book  Available in the Library and as an e-book.

    4. Research methods texts: 15 items
      1. Ethnography - Alan Bryman 2001

        Book 

      2. Writing ethnographic fieldnotes - Robert M. Emerson, Rachel I. Fretz, Linda L. Shaw 1995

        Book 

      3. Ethnography: step by step - David M. Fetterman 1998

        Book  Earlier edition available at classmark GN345.F4.

      4. Ethnography: principles in practice - Martyn Hammersley, Paul Atkinson 2007 (electronic book)

        Book  Copies of the second edition in print are also available in the Library at classmark GN345.H2F95.

      5. Active interviewing - J.A. Holstein, J.F. Gubrium

        Chapter 

      6. The ethnographer's method - Alex Stewart 1998

        Book 

      7. The art of fieldwork - Harry F. Wolcott 1995

        Book 

    5. Ethics guidelines: 2 items
      1. ASA Ethics

        Webpage  Full ethical guidelines PDF available through site.

      2. ESRC Research Ethics Framework

        http://www.esrcsocietytoday.ac.uk/ESRCInfoCentre/Images/ESRC_Re_Ethics_Frame_tcm6-11291.pdf

  2. 1. Fieldwork: scientific endeavor and lived experience 8 items
    1. Works and lives: the anthropologist as author - Clifford Geertz 1988

      Book Essential Chapter 4 (digitised).

    2. Fieldworkers and Physiologists - Henrika Kuklick

      Chapter  Digitised.

    3. Reflections on fieldwork in Morocco - Paul Rabinow 1977

      Book Essential Available in the Library and as an e-book.

    4. After Tylor: British social anthropology, 1888-1951 - George W. Stocking 1995

      Book  Chapter 3 (digitised).

  3. 2. Participant Observation – ‘subjects’ of research 9 items
    1. Ethnography: principles in practice - Martyn Hammersley, Paul Atkinson 2007 (electronic book)

      Book  Chapter 4.

    2. 'Introduction' in Anthropologists in the field: cases in participant observation - L. Hume, J. Mulcock

      Chapter Essential Available in the Library and as an e-book.

    3. The Grecanici of southern Italy: governance, violence, and minority politics - Stavroula Pipyrou 2016

      Book Essential Available in the Library and as an e-book.

    4. A world without innocence - Miriam Ticktin 2017

      Article Essential

    5. The invention of culture - Roy Wagner 1981

      Book  Chapter 1 (digitised).

  4. 3. Ethnographic conversations, life histories and interviews 5 items
    1. Participant observation: a guide for fieldworkers (2nd ed.) - Kathleen M. DeWalt, Bille R. DeWall 2010 (electronic book)

      Book  Chapter 8.

    2. Ethnography: principles in practice - Martyn Hammersley, Paul Atkinson 2007 (electronic book)

      Book Essential Chapter 5. Previous editions also available in the Library.

    3. Nisa: the life and words of a !Kung woman - Marjorie Shostak 1981

      Book  Introduction (digitised) and chapter 3, 'Life in the Bush'.

  5. 4. Historical Ethnography 6 items
    1. Ethnography: principles in practice - Martyn Hammersley, Paul Atkinson 2007 (electronic book)

      Book  Chapter 6.

  6. 5. Designing your research – proposal/practicalities/access 4 items
    1. Research methods in anthropology: qualitative and quantitative methods - H. Russell Bernard 2002

      Book Essential Chapter 3. Available in the Library and as an e-book.

    2. Inquisitive Observation: Following Networks in Urban Fieldwork - Theodore Bestor

      Chapter  Chapter available to download from author's Harvard homepage.

    3. The craft of research - Wayne C. Booth, Gregory G. Colomb, Joseph M. Williams 2008

      Book Essential Chapters 3 and 4 (digitised).

    4. Writing ethnographic fieldnotes - Robert M. Emerson, Rachel I. Fretz, Linda L. Shaw 1995

      Book 

  7. 6. Multi-sited fieldwork – contemporary needs/approaches 7 items
    1. Multi-sited ethnography: theory, praxis and locality in contemporary research - Mark-Anthony Falzon 2009

      Book Essential E-book on order.

  8. 7. Reflexivity, Subjectivity, Politics, Epistemologies 11 items
    1. On the Value of Ethnography: Sociology and Public Policy, a Dialogue - Howard S. Becker, Herbert J. Gans, Katherine S. Newman, Diane Vaughan 2004

      Article 

    2. Ire in Ireland - Nancy Scheper-Hughes 2000

      Article 

  9. 8. Collaborative anthropology and power in writing ethnography 7 items
    1. Friendship, Anthropology - Paloma Gay y Blasco, Liria de la Cruz Hernandez 2012

      Article Essential

  10. 9. Ethics in anthropological practice 7 items
    1. AAA Ethics Blog

      Website  Please have a look at a few entries as well as the full text of the 2012 AAA statement on ethics.

    2. Shadow Catchers or Shadow Snatchers? Ethical Issues for Photographers of Contemporary Native Americans - Lee Philip Brumbaugh

      Chapter  Digitised. Reprinted from American Indian Research Journal, vol. 20(3), pp. 33-49.

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