TextbookMash.com - College textbooks for less. Compare. Shop. Save.
The Innocent Anthropologist : Notes from a Mud Hut

The Innocent Anthropologist : Notes from a Mud Hut

by Nigel Barley


Paperback:  190 pages
Publisher:Waveland Pr Inc (Sep 01, 2000)
Language:English
ISBN-10:1577661567
ISBN-13:9781577661566
When British anthropologist Nigel Barley set up home among the Dowayo people in northern Cameroon, he knew how fieldwork should be conducted. Unfortunately, nobody had told the Dowayo. His compulsive, witty account of first fieldwork offers a wonderfully inspiring introduction to the real life of a cultural anthropologist doing research in a Third World area. Both touching and hilarious, Barley's unconventional story--in which he survived boredom, hostility, disaster, and illness--addresses many critical issues in anthropology and in fieldwork. Also by Nigel Barley and available from Waveland Press: Grave Matters: Encounters with Death around the World (ISBN 978-1577664310). Titles of related interest available from Waveland Press: DeVita, Stumbling toward Truth: Anthropologists at Work (ISBN 9781577661252) and Gardner-Hoffman, Dispatches from the Field: Neophyte Ethnographers in a Changing World (ISBN 9781577664512).. ....
« Less More »
amazon
Lowest New Price:  $16.54
Lowest Used Price: $10.79
View Listing
ecampus
Loading...
half
Loading...
chegg
Loading...
powells
Loading...



While we make every effort to maintain the web site to ensure the accuracy of listed textbooks and prices, textbook requirements and prices are subject to change without notice.

Twitter Facebook

Popular College Textbooks

1   2   3   4   5   6   8   9   10   11   12   13