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Ethnography, Ghosh and Abu-Lughod
A discussion of Amitav Ghosh's 'In an Antique Land History in the Guise of a Traveler's Tale' and Lila Abu-Lughod's 'Dreams of Nationhood The Politics of Television in Egypt'.
# 126480 | 1,500 words | 6 sources | MLA | 2008 | US


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This paper discusses the different approaches, methods, views of difference, and gender differences in the ethnographies of two authors; Amitav Ghosh, 'In An Antique Land: History in the Guise of a Traveler's Tale', and Lila Abu-Lughod, 'Dreams of Nationhood: The Politics of Television in Egypt'.

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"In Amitav Ghosh's 'In an Antique Land History in the Guise of a Traveler's Tale' and Lila Abu-Lughod's 'Dreams of Nationhood The Politics of Television in Egypt' each author provides an ethnography of a distinct kind. Ghosh's work combines a mystery story in his search for an Indian slave who lived nearly years ago a depiction of life in twelfth century India Egypt and other locations and an examination of life in contemporary rural Egypt based on Ghosh's own observations of ..."

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