Fieldwork Methods: Cultural Analysis and Interpretation


Anthropology as a discipline (a field of study) and the site where anthropologists work: the field. Combines theories of anthropological fieldwork methods with practice, including participation, observation, and interviews. Students undertake original research in a local fieldsite of their choice and produce their own mini-ethnography. This requirement may also be satisfied by taking Cultural Anthropology 290A Duke in Ghana Anthropological Field Research.
Curriculum Codes
  • EI
  • R
  • W
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • I&E 302
Typically Offered
Spring Only