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The ethnographer"s magic and other essays in the history of anthropology

by George W. Stocking

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Published by University of Wisconsin Press in Madison .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnology -- History,
  • Anthropology -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEthnographer"s magic.
    StatementGeorge W. Stocking, Jr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN308 .S76 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination440 p. :
    Number of Pages440
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1722367M
    ISBN 100299134105
    LC Control Number92025829

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The paper "British Structuralism and the Ethnographer’ s Magic" is a worthy example of an assignment on anthropology. Immersing in the lives of its subject is a crucial activity in an ethnographer’ s work to help him understand “ a real native’ s mentality or behavior” (Malinowski, C., p.5) as his subject.

> The Ethnographer's Magic and Other Essays in the History of Anthropology 作者: George W. Stocking isbn: 书名: The Ethnographer's Magic and Other Essays in the History of Anthropology 页数: 定价: USD 出版社: University of Wisconsin Press 装帧: Paperback 出版年:   Considered the foremost historian of American sociocultural and British social anthropology, Stocking wrote Victorian Anthropology (), The Ethnographer's Magic and Other Essays in the History of Anthropology (), After Tylor () and was the author or editor of numerous other books.

The first part of the book critically examines anthropology's history, focusing on the work of key individuals--Rivers, Malinowski and Radcliffe-Brown--in the context of early modern art and cinema. In the book's second part, Grimshaw considers the anthropological films of Jean Rouch, David and Judith MacDougall and Melissa by: Ethnographers who write about what they have learned from the people that they have been working with often use a research method known as participant-observation.

Participant Observationis a technique of field research used in anthropology by which an anthropologist studies the life of a group by sharing in its activities. Ethnography is defined as an illuminative account of social life and culture in a particular social system based on multiple detailed observations of what people actually do in the social setting being observed.

Ethnographers use both qualitative and quantitative research methods when studying specific groups, communities or institutions that form a part of a larger complex society.Ethnography, descriptive study of a particular human society or the process of making such a study.

Contemporary ethnography is based almost entirely on fieldwork and requires the complete immersion of the anthropologist in the culture and everyday .Anthropology is a global discipline involving humanities, social sciences and natural sciences.

Anthropology builds upon knowledge from natural sciences, including the discoveries about the origin and evolution of Homo sapiens, human physical traits, human behavior, the variations among different groups of humans, how the evolutionary past of Homo sapiens has influenced Africa: Nama (Hottentot), Kung (San), Thonga, Lozi.