The Ethnographic Edge is the cross-disciplinary, peer-reviewed journal of the International Contemporary Ethnography Across the Disciplines (CEAD) Association Incorporated, and is a joint initiative with WMIER. CEAD recognizes that contemporary ethnography has wide-ranging, shifting interdisciplinary and trans-disciplinary manifestations and that those who populate such ethnographic endeavours need forums to disseminate their knowledge, collaborate, and garner encouragement and critique from others. The journal focuses on contemporary ethnographic methods, inquiry, scholarship, performance, and knowledge-making particularly in the global south. Diversity in cultural perspective, language, presentation and approach is prioritised.
The journal will publish at least one issue per year. This may alter at times. Proposals for special editions are welcome.
The Ethnographic Edge appeals to a diverse readership that includes international researchers, supervisors, teachers and students from across the scholarly disciplines who are engaged in or exploring the wide-ranging, shifting interdisciplinary and trans-disciplinary manifestations of ethnography.
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The Ethnographic Edge has a single blind peer review policy. Articles are blinded when being reviewed, and the reviewers can opt to be identified to the authors during the review process. Reviewers also have the option of being named on the publication page.
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