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Nativity Seen in the Anthropocene: Contemporary Field Work and Subjective Challenges

Ferguson, Jane


Ongoing political changes, diasporic mobilities and new communication modalities present anthropologists with novel challenges for conducting ethnographic field work. As both configurations of and expectations for varied forms of social identity change, so too has the notion of the native, what Arjun Appadurai once called the technical preserve of anthropologists. Through reflection on contemporary field work experiences in Kazakhstan, the Philippines and South Korea, this set of papers...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018
Type: Journal article
Source: Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology
DOI: 10.1080/14442213.2018.1456559


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