The Ghost of Ethnography Future

  • Alistair FraserEmail author


This chapter briefly examines the past and present criminological ethnography, reviews parallel debates in anthropology and sociology and suggests three avenues for the future of ethnography—careering, teaching and moving—that seek to draw together existing knowledge into a coherent frame capable of responding to the exigencies of the contemporary era.


Criminology Teaching Ethnography Anthropology Globalisation Mobility 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice ResearchUniversity of GlasgowGlasgowUK

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