The Long and the Short of Ethnographic Research among the Nahua of Northern Veracruz, Mexico
Anthropology and Humanism
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.
Mexico, Nahuas, longitudinal studies, fieldwork, comparative perspective
Library and Information Science | Social and Cultural Anthropology
Alan R. Sandstrom and Pamela Effrein Sandstrom (2011).
The Long and the Short of Ethnographic Research among the Nahua of Northern Veracruz, Mexico. Anthropology and Humanism.36 (1), 25-35.