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Re-Visiting Ethnographic and Orthodox Research Methodologies: Field Research Experiences from an African Perspective

By Oliver Mtapuri

Submitted: June 19th 2011Reviewed: November 2nd 2011Published: August 16th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/38388

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Oliver Mtapuri (August 16th 2012). Re-Visiting Ethnographic and Orthodox Research Methodologies: Field Research Experiences from an African Perspective, Theoretical and Methodological Approaches to Social Sciences and Knowledge Management, Asunción López-Varela, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/38388. Available from:

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