Re: insider/outsider

Marc W.D. Tyrrell (mwtyrrel@CCS.CARLETON.CA)
Wed, 19 Jul 1995 02:04:22 GMT

In article <950721145242_555063.0_EHF78-1@CompuServe.COM> PATSY EVANS <PATSY@AAA.MHS.COMPUSERVE.COM> writes:
>Subject: insider/outsider
>Date: Fri, 21 Jul 1995 14:52:43 GMT

>I have been talking [off-list] with a few people about insider/outsider
>issues in anthropological field work. I am trying to compile a
>bibliography where such issues are discussed, as well as a different
>take, that of researchers with some commonalities and/or differences from
>their subjects. [snip] I am particularly interested in theoretical
>references, as well as works which just describe the conundrums involved.

>Patsy Evans
>American Anthropological Association

Try "Anthropologists at Home in North America: Methods and Issues in the Study
of One's Own Society", Donald A. Messerscmidt (ed.), Cambridge UP, London, 1981

Marc Tyrrell
Dept. of Sociology and Anthropology,
Carleton University