This book is a light-hearted account of Anderson’s “rite of passage” as an anthropologist–her first fieldwork, which was a year of study in Denmark. First Fieldwork: The Misadventures of an Anthropologist by Barbara Gallatin Anderson Anderson takes readers thereā€”to the experience of first fieldwork. First Fieldwork has 75 ratings and 5 reviews. Catherine said: This ethnography is an excellent record of Anderson’s encroachment on the village of Taarnb.

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Aaron rated it liked it Apr 18, From cooking and culture shock to data gathering and childbirth the Andersons’ second daughter is born thereFirst Fieldwork animates the lighter side of fieldwork, its follies and foibles, triumphs and disasters. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. From the arrival of the Anderson family to their eventful departure, students follow the professional and personal challenges of a culture change study. Set up a giveaway.

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Emily rated it really liked it Feb 19, Read this for my Intro to Socio-cultural Anthropology class in college. Open Preview See a Problem? Economical Writing, Second Edition.


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It is wonderfully human, thoroughly professional. Disaster and Deliverance Epilogue. Twelve months in a tiny island village facing the wild Antrhopologist Sea. Tyler Sprecker rated it liked it Aug 17, Katie Corr rated it really liked it Mar 16, Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on dieldwork go.

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First Fieldwork: The Misadventures of an Anthropologist by Barbara Gallatin Anderson

A New Villager 7. The Misadventures of an Anthropologist. Leaving the Field Disaster and Deliverance. Their behavior is indicative of a fearful response to change, while motivating every emotion, retort, and accomplishment. A misadventurres like this, without much knowledge of the culture or the language is a perfect example of just how alien one can be even within another Western country. Not Enabled Word Wise: Other editions – View all First Fieldwork: There are a lot of funny short stories included, about the authors experiences.

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Overall First Fieldwork was an entertaining read with insights into fieldwork and the potential problems to be encountered as profound as they are humorous.