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Books by Anthropology Faculty
New Books in Anthropology
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Research Methods in Anthropology
Research Methods in Anthropology by
Call Number: e-book
Publication Date: 2011
Research Methods in Anthropology is the standard textbook for methods classes in anthropology.
SU Libraries also owns the 2006, 4th edition in print, call number GN345 .B36 2006
Writing Anthropology by
Call Number: GN33 .B68 2014
Publication Date: 2013-12-03
A call for new methods for anthropology, this book explores the nature of anthropological knowledge and the conditions of integration and communication with people. Starting with an analysis of anthropologists' guilt, Fan addresses issues of reflexivity, reciprocity, and respect, then builds on this to evaluate how researchers generate knowledge.
Indigenous Studies and Engaged Anthropology by
Call Number: GN33 .B68 2014 - also in e-book format
Publication Date: 2015-01-08
Advancing the rising field of engaged or participatory anthropology that is emerging at the same time as increased opposition from Indigenous peoples to research, this book offers critical reflections on research approaches to-date.
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Don't forget that all campus libraries have reference collections with scholarly encyclopedias, atlases, and other publications that may provide useful background information for your research.
Reserve books for Anthropology are located on the first floor of the Bird Library. Online reserve materials can be accessed through the course Blackboard page.
Library print collections
There are a number of different collections on the SU Campus that may be useful for your research in cultural anthropology. Also search the Libraries' catalog for individual ethnic groups such as Hopi Indians, or Igbo, or Pashtun.
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