Researching Gypsies in Context: Being Open to all Aspects.

Organisation Studies

Speaker:Judith Okely, School of Anthropology, Oxford University
Date: Wednesday 4 February 2015
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Location: Building One: Pearson Teaching Room

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Abstract

The presentation draws on extensive fieldwork among English Gypsies. An holistic perspective entails interconnections between the economy, politics, kinship, socialization, ritual and ethnic identity. Studying a persecuted minority includes relations with the wider polity and changes through time.

You can find out more about Judith’s research here: http://www.anthro.ox.ac.uk/about-us/affiliates-emeriti-research-fellows/prof-judith-okely/