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This is an excellent book giving an honest account of how fieldwork often doesn’t go as planned. Lists with This Book. Return to Book Page. No creo que hubiese sido capaz de resistirlo.

Barley lays bare the fairly selfish and sometimes wrong-headed motivations of anthropologists from the beginning of the book, but his fieldwork is clearly thorough and complete.

El antropólogo inocente

The Innocent Anthropologist 1. Only his closest friends have noticed he has been away at all The acorn he planted has not become a great tree; it has scarcely had time to put forth a tentative shoot Thanks for telling us about the problem. I can only assume his academic work was in quite a different writing style from the amusing anecdotes here, but it was an excellent for this book – which judged on topic and content might have been a very dry read.

On the local beer. I fed them on rice and oatmeal, which Dowayos who never feed them at all found a huge extravagance. Tropical bats spend their entire time flying into obstacles with a horrible thudding noise. Open Preview See a Problem? Missions destroy traditional cultures and self-respect, reducing peoples all over the globe to the state of helpless, baffled morons living on charity and in economic and cultural thralldom to the West.


Truly an enjoyable read and I look forward to Nigel Barley’s other writings It licked the calabash with relish.

Argomento scientifico-antropologico ma taglio da diario di viaggio, assolutamente esilarante per lo spirito ironico molto britannico e le assurde differenze culturali che separano un’Africa fuori dal tempo dall’indaffarata Europa. Other books in the series.

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Well it is still funny, but not in the same way or intensity as I remembered bagley. The book is a mixture of memoir, cultural observation and self-deprecating humor.

If you are looking to read anything about ethnography or anthropology that it’s not a proper textbook, then you should start with this one. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Cognac Legion rated it it was ok Aug 13, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Books antroplogo Nigel Barley.

They plan a large role in the demonology of the subject, beside self-righteous administrators and exploitative colonials. Books by Nigel Barley.

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Pastor Brown had taken the time to tell me that bats carried rabies. Sandra rated it it was ok Jul 01, Desopilante, entre otras, la escena en la que es acosado por una mujer en la puerta de una precaria ducha It’s totally British, totally honest, and utterly candid.


It is funny, educational, inspirational and exactly what I need when I’m feeling a bit lost. Given that I had to read it for class – so it’s not a book that I would have bought on my own will, it did surprise me how wntropologo I liked it.

Friends continue to collect matching French saucepans. Since most of ethnography is confusion, frustration, illness and loneliness, this is very entertaining.

Surprisingly funny, interesting and an easy le. May Sacamangas rated it it was ok Oct 02, A few minor references from French colonial administrators, and some missionary contact established that they were interesting: Other researchers will rejoice in and understand Barley’s excitement and near giddiness at his scientific breakthroughs.

They did this by offering it to a dog to lick out. Although Cameroon is far from where I grew up in Southern Africa, many of the truths antrooplogo and I found myself laughing aloud on multiple occasions.