Slovenski etnografski muzej

Številka revije 
Etnolog 14 (2004)
Mirjam Mencej
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"I know..., but."

The article discusses the dilemmas of field research which are related to folkbelief, that is with the following issues: the veracity of people's statements about their own beliefs, the relevancy of explicit statements abouttheir beliefs, the ethnologist's attitude to the informant's beliefs and the informant himself or herself, how to "identify" beliefs, etc. The article focuses on research in the field of witchcraft.