Ethnographic Field School at IUP, Summer II

Posted on 4/18/2012 3:18:34 PM

This field school (Anthropology 460/560) runs from July 9–August 17, 2012, during IUP’s Summer II session.

The field school fullfills Applied Anthropology requirement for field school or internship.

  • Hands-on experience doing qualitative research, including participatory film-making, participatory mapping, oral history, and participant observation
  • Document Pennsylvania communities’ experience with deep well hydrofracking.
  • Ascertain the social and health impacts of fracking, and understand local interpretations.

It is open to undergraduate and graduate students from IUP and other universities, as well as community members outside the university.

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Department of Anthropology