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Global Ethnography

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A collaboration between Stanford Institute for Research in the Social Sciences and the Department of Anthropology


The Center for Global Ethnography brings together faculty and graduate students from a variety of disciplines, who are engaged in ethnographic research. The Center serves those interested in linking ethnography with other research methods. In addition to showcasing interdisciplinary conversations and collaborations of ethnographic research, the Center trains graduate students for rigorous, meaningful and ethical ethnographic fieldwork.

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Featured Research

Based on years of fieldwork, Montgomery takes us into the city council chambers, nonprofit offices, gardens, churches, cafés, street parties, and public protests where the future of Detroit was imagined, debated, and dictated.

New research by Alesia Montgomery, read more about the research.

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