The Doing of Anthropology

Carolyn Nordstrom and Antonius C. G. M. Robben

in Fieldwork Under Fire

Published by University of California Press

Published in print January 1996 | ISBN: 9780520089938
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780520915718 | DOI:
The Doing of Anthropology

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This chapter moves to the day-to-day specificities that make research in dangerous places possible. It gives practical suggestions on how to enhance personal safety. The author's recommendations are based on his own extensive research on the Irish Republican Army and the Irish National Liberation Army in a Catholic housing project in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Keywords: personal safety; Irish Republican Army; Belfast; anthropological research

Chapter.  8634 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Theory and Practice of Anthropology

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