This is of course ironic because in the typical ethnographic scenario, it is the ethnographer
who takes notes in a field notebook, and also because in a typical ethnographic encounter, the ethnographer
is the one who transcribes and summarizes the words of the informant.
of American Jewish life in the 1970s and 1980s continued synchronic work while acknowledging some of the historical dimensions of the people, religion and cultures that they studied.
I utilise explicit examples from my field research to highlight the interplay between the ethnographer
and community manager roles.
Even in the context of the Great War, when the ethnic composition of military theatres was a vital strategic concern, professional ethnographers
were hard pressed to apply their knowledge and skills to the national cause.
As such, in identifying key themes, choosing and editing representative excerpts, and interspersing analytical commentary with fieldnote examples, ethnographers
exercises an authorial privilege that clearly demonstrates that the finished ethnography constitutes their own personal understanding of the social setting.
The book is intended as a guide for 'budding ethnographers
as they take on ethnographic projects of their own'.
Having the almost unique advantage of daily access to the ROM's Paul Kane collection," he explains, "I began to compare the sketches and oil paintings in an effort to find Kane the ethnographer
and Kane the artist.
Making Music in the Polish Tatras: Tourists, Ethnographers
, and Mountain Musicians.
It stands the test of even the most traditional and demanding ethnographers
If, for instance, an ethnographer
observes a participant in a high-risk situation, such as the sharing of injection equipment, or learns of a participant's intent to engage in behavior that would be considered high risk, such as unprotected intercourse with an anonymous sexual partner of unknown HIV serostatus, is there an obligation to intervene?
Relying heavily on his own position as an ethnographer
and musician, Timothy J.
At night, with the anthropologist's tape recorder in hand, she became her own ethnographer
, inventing informants, interviewing herself, and answering in distinct voices.