The Vulnerable Observer: Anthropology That Breaks Your Heart

By Ruth Behar

Eloquently interweaving ethnography and memoir, award-winning anthropologist Ruth Behar deals a brand new concept and perform for humanistic anthropology. She proposes an anthropology that's lived and written in a private voice. She does so within the desire that it'll lead us towards better intensity of realizing and feeling, not just in modern anthropology, yet in all acts of witnessing.

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