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Ethnographic video online [electronic resource]
[Alexandria, Va.] : Alexander Street Press, c2010-
Location Call Number Status
 Web  GN303 .E84    AVAIL. VIA WEB
Subject(s) Ethnology
Culture
Anthropology
Social sciences
Sociology
Note - System Details System requirements: Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 (or higher) or Firefox 3.0 (or higher); Adobe Flash Player 9 (or higher)
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Language Videos in many languages, with the majority in English; those not in English have subtitles in English. Transcripts in English
Note Title from home page (viewed Mar. 15, 2010)
Summary Intended to be a visual encyclopedia of human behavior and culture, online in streaming video. Contains classic and contemporary documentaries; previously unpublished footage from working anthropologists and ethnographers in the field; and select feature films. Includes footage from every continent and hundreds of unique cultures. Thematic areas include: language and culture, kinesthetics, body language, food and foraging, cooking, economic systems, social stratification and status, caste systems and slavery, male and female roles, kinship and families, political organization, conflict and conflict resolution, religion and magic, music and the arts, culture and personality, and sex, gender, and family roles
Alternate Author Alexander Street Press

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