Interview with Professor Christoph von Fürer-Haimendorf
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Macfarlane, A. (2003). Interview with Professor Christoph von Fürer-Haimendorf [Video file]. http://www.dspace.cam.ac.uk/handle/1810/28
This is the first part of a three-part interview
Professor Christoph von Fürer-Haimendorf was one of the grandfathers of Himalayan anthropology. Alan Macfarlane, one of his last PhD students at the School of Oriental and African Studies and now himself Professor of Anthropological Science at the Univesity of Cambridge, interviewed Christoph von Fürer-Haimendorf in his house in Lode, near Cambridge, in June 1983. The interview was filmed on Sony U-Matic, a large format video tape, which is now obsolete but which has been digitised to DVCam, a robust and secure archival format.
anthropology, Himalaya, interview, Nepal, fieldwork, Naga
Department of Social Anthropology
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