Far from Being “Home Alone”: The Dynamics of Accompanied Fieldwork

@inproceedings{Cupples2003FarFB,
  title={Far from Being “Home Alone”: The Dynamics of Accompanied Fieldwork},
  author={Julie Cupples and Sara Louise Kindon},
  year={2003}
}
Despite persistent images to the contrary, most fieldworkers are accompanied. Yet, there has been limited discussion on the nature of accompanied fieldwork, particularly by geographers. Drawing on our experiences in three countries in the tropics, we discuss the dynamics of being accompanied in “the field” by our children and female co-researchers. Specifically, we focus on issues of access and rapport; the impacts of their presence on our positionality; and the implications these have for… CONTINUE READING

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