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Doing health anthropology : research methods for community assessment and change / Christie W. Kiefer.

By: Kiefer, Christie W.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Springer, c2007Description: xvii, 281 p. : ill ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0826115578 (hardback : alk. paper); 9780826115577 (hardback : alk. paper).Subject(s): Medical anthropology -- Research -- Methodology | Public health -- Anthropological aspects -- Research -- MethodologyDDC classification: 306.4/6107 Online resources: Table of contents only
Contents:
Why anthropology? -- Positivism : the laboratory theory of knowledge -- The naturalistic theory of knowledge : anthropology -- The study of real people in natural situations -- Designing a research project -- The researcher in and beyond the community -- Collecting data -- Analyzing data -- The theory of needs -- Community change : the theory of hope -- Action anthropology -- Teaching health anthropology -- Professionalism in naturalistic social science.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-259) and index.

1. Why anthropology? -- 2. Positivism : the laboratory theory of knowledge -- 3. The naturalistic theory of knowledge : anthropology -- 4. The study of real people in natural situations -- 5. Designing a research project -- 6. The researcher in and beyond the community -- 7. Collecting data -- 8. Analyzing data -- 9. The theory of needs -- 10. Community change : the theory of hope -- 11. Action anthropology -- 12. Teaching health anthropology -- 13. Professionalism in naturalistic social science.

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