Seminar in Ethnography and Fieldwork

Draft from a page of Margaret Mead's Growing Up in New Guinea.

"The Ethnographic Points of Manus Culture," draft of page from Appendix 2 of Growing Up in New Guinea, ca. 1929-30. Holograph manuscript. Margaret Mead. (Image courtesy of the Library of Congress.)


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Spring 2008



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This advanced course in anthropology engages closely with discussions and debates about ethnographic research, ethics, and representation.

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Stefan Helmreich. 21A.112 Seminar in Ethnography and Fieldwork. Spring 2008. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.

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