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Fieldwork Under Fire: Contemporary Studies of Violence and Culture
Fieldwork Under Fire is a path-breaking collection of essays written by anthropologists who have experienced the unpredictability and trauma of political violence firsthand. These essays combine theoretical, ethnographic, and methodological points of view to illuminate the processes and solutions that characterize life in dangerous places. They describe the first, often ha ...more
Paperback, 310 pages
Published January 5th 1996 by University of California Press
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While this book is a bit dated, it's coverage of experiences and ethical concerns about doing anthropological work in violence-affected settings is excellent. It took me a while to get through this book simply because some of the insights are so profound that I needed to take time to really reflect on them. Absolutely excellent book.