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Excursions in realist anthropology: a merological approach

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Realism has become a dirty word in some social sciences, yet, despite fashionable new approaches involving multiple ontologies and the like, when anthropologists actually produce ethnographic accounts they are, still, indulging in realism in some form. Perhaps this is why ethnography, too, is unfashionable. Given the authors’ background as anthropologists committed to fieldwork, this book provides a theoretical grounding to justify and explain the sorts of accounts that anthropologists pro...

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Published
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SAME
Sub department:
Social & Cultural Anthropology
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
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Institution:
University of Kent
Publisher:
Cambridge Scholars Publishing Publisher's website
Publication date:
2014-01-01
ISBN:
9781443864039
Language:
English
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ora:11218
Deposit date:
2015-04-29

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