20 Ethnographic Films to Teach With

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Worth checking-out: visual psychological anthropology films that can be used for teaching from our friends over at Psychocultural Cinema:

Despite the rich history of innovative methods and techniques employed by documentary filmmakers across a range of genres, there seems to be little awareness or integration of the findings and approaches of psychological anthropology in ethnographic film

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About Nicholas

Associate Professor of Sociology, Environmental Studies, and Science and Technology Studies at Penn State, Nicholas mainly writes about understanding the scientific study of states and, thus, it is namely about state theory. Given his training in sociology and STS, he takes a decidedly STS-oriented approach to state theory and issues of governance.

10 thoughts on “20 Ethnographic Films to Teach With

  1. you know in my visual anthropology courses I have always done the historical bit, tracing the Torrres Straits – Sweetwater route… but I always end up with Bladerunner, Brazil and Vertov’s Man with a Camera. And that’s when the real fun begins in class…

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