The Long and the Short of Ethnographic Research among the Nahua of Northern Veracruz, Mexico
Long-term ethnographic fieldwork in Mexico provides the basis for a critical evaluation of commitment to a single research site over decades. We discuss positive and negative features of this strategy as well as its effect on understanding of basic anthropological concepts.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Emeritus Professor of Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW), Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805 2: Director of Library Programs and Development, Walter E. Helmke Library, Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW), Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805 USA
Publication date: June 1, 2011