Key Terms & Concepts

  • Ethnography
  • Participant observation
  • Interviews
  • Informant
  • Genalogical method
  • Life histories
  • Interpretive anthropology
  • Problem-orientated anthropology
  • Ethnohistory
  • Ethnology
  • Fieldwork
  • Quantitative data
  • Qualitative data
  • Ethical research
  • Structured interview
  • Unstructured interview