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 there—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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First Fieldwork: The Misadventures of an Anthropologist by Barbara Gallatin Anderson
It is wonderfully human, thoroughly professional. Written with wit and insight, fifteen chapters each exploring a key anthropological concept chronicle anthroplogist life in a Danish anthropolovist community.
Request Faculty Examination Copy. Waveland Press- Social Science – pages. Demands of Daily Living: Common terms and phrases afternoon anthropologist aquavit arms Ballad of Ole bank beer began chamber pot coffee hour cold comfortable cookies Copenhagen cottage culture shock Danes Danish Danish pastries dark Denmark door Estrid eyes face felt field fieldwork finally Franz front Fru Elgaard Fru Odstadt Fru Olafsen Fru Rasmussen Fru Strunge garden gate geese gesture going Grete hand harbor head Hernando’s Hideaway Herr Hilde Hilde’s hostess Ibransen interviews kakkelovn Katie Katie’s kitchen knew ladder lifted living looked lovely months morning mother moved night outhouse pastry pilot’s wife plate Poul pulled Sarah Schedule ship side smiled snow antbropologist stared stood stove street suddenly t0mmer Taarnby Taarnby’s tart things Thor’s thought told took Tove tray turned U.
The lesson for me was that although fieldwork can include a series of embarrassing and uncomfortable events, it is often those very things that can be of the most value in learning to effectively navigate and describe a culture. Aug 03, Russell rated it really liked it. Account Options Sign in. From cooking and culture shock to data gathering and childbirth, First Fieldwork animates the lighter side of fieldwork, its follies and foibles, triumphs and disasters.
Forces of urbanization are turning the life but not the soul of thatched-roof Taarnby from the sea to the nearby city of Copenhagen. Account Options Sign in.
First Fieldwork; the misadventures of an anthropologist
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