Re: ethnology/ethnography: search for texts

Michael K Lerch (
30 Nov 1994 05:45:38 GMT wrote:

: Anyone here able and willing to recommend a good primer text on ethnographic
: research techniques? I am initiating a dissertation on democratization
: in the czech and slovak republics and feel that ethnology/ethnography
: techniques need to be used. I am aware of the Spradley volume on
: participant observation; I just need to know of other sources.

You might want to check out _Research Methods in Cultural Anthropology_
by H. Russell Bernard, 1988, Sage Publications, Newbury Park, CA,
ISBN 0-8039-2977-3. It covers all the basic techniques of fieldwork
and analysis.

Mike Lerch