Phillip Vannini's Ferry Tales: Mobility, Place, and Time on Canada's West PDF

By Phillip Vannini

The goal of this wealthy and innovatively offered ethnography is to discover mobility, feel of position and time at the British Columbia coast. at the foundation of just about four hundred interviews with ferry passengers and over 250 ferry trips, the writer narrates and displays at the functionality of shuttle and at the outcomes of ferry-dependence on island and coastal groups. Ferry stories inaugurates a brand new sequence entitled Innovative Ethnographies for Routledge ( the aim of this hypermedia publication sequence is to exploit electronic applied sciences to catch a richer, multimodal view of social lifestyles than used to be another way performed within the vintage, print-based culture of ethnography, whereas retaining the conventional strengths of vintage, ethnographic research.

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