Adjective "ethnographic" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ɛθnəˈɡrafɪk/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Relating to the scientific description of peoples and cultures with their customs, habits, and mutual differences.
  1. 'It takes time to perform ethnographic research correctly and to build the level of intimacy that takes researchers beyond what they could learn in a focus group setting.'
  2. 'This study is the result of ethnographic fieldwork completed during a period of 18 months.'
  3. 'He described the results of both his reading of the ethnographical literature and, even more importantly, the surveys he had conducted among the elderly in Sweden.'

Definitions

1. a branch of anthropology dealing with the scientific description of individual cultures.

More examples(as adjective)

"studies can be ethnographic."

"researchs can be ethnographic."

"methods can be ethnographic."

"materials can be ethnographic."

"facts can be ethnographic."

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Origin

(ethnography)