How are ethnographic knowledge and anthropological theory created out of field experiences? Spanning Papua New Guinea, Taiwan, and Scotland, and Ireland, Stewart and Strathern show how fieldwork in apparently different areas can lead to unexpected comparisons and discoveries of similarities in human cross-cultural patterns of behavior.
fieldwork knowledge memory
Authors and affiliations
Pamela J. Stewart
Andrew J. Strathern
1.University of PittsburghUSA
2.Department of AnthropologyUniversity of PittsburghUSA
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