Anthropology in the City
Methodology and TheoryeBook - 2012
With half of humanity already living in towns and cities and that proportion expected to increase in the coming decades, society - both Western and non-Western - is fast becoming urban and even mega-urban. As such, research in urban settings is evidently timely and of great importance. Anthropology in the City brings together a leading team of anthropologists to address the complex methodological and theoretical challenges posed by field-research in urban settings, clearly identifying the significance of the anthropological paradigm in urban research and its centrality both to mainstream acade.
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource (ix, 231 pages)