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Ethnography Reading Guide

A list of books on ethnography available from the Lawrence W. Tyree Library

Ethnography vs Ethnology

What is the difference between an ethnography and an ethnology?

Ethnography - Direct study of a particular culture. This is usually done through fieldwork or living amongst the group being studied. This is usually very descriptive and in-depth.

Ethnology - A study of cultures and how they differ from each other. It can use fieldwork or ethnographies,