Emotions in the Field: The Psychology and Anthropology of Fieldwork Experience

Emotions-in-the-Field-James-DaviesAs emotion is often linked with irrationality, it’s no surprise researchers tend to underreport the emotions they experience in the field.

Emotions in the Field explores the idea that emotion is not antithetical to thought or reason, but is instead an untapped source of insight that can complement more traditional methods of anthropological research.