ethnographer ethnographer

Definition(s):

  • (n) an anthropologist who does ethnography

Usage(s):

  1. But he was not a mere ethnographer of exotic poverty.
  2. Now a distinguished German ethnographer has offered a fresh solution to the puzzle.
  3. Duvall is an ethnographer at heart, pounding the back roads, keeping his eyes open, taking notes.

News

  • Jonathan Lethem’s latest N.Y. novel traces three generations of revolutionaries

    Jonathan Lethem seems as much New York City ethnographer as storyteller. His latest novel, “Dissident Gardens,” combines equal parts history of New York and history of revolution as it tracks three generations of political dissidents emanating from Sunnyside Gardens in Queens.
    on September 6, 2013     Source: The Kansas City Star

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