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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Course Description

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

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

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