Enumerators, Monkeys, and Crackers, Oh My!

During the 6 week and now-over silence on this blog, I somehow covered 2000 kilometers on 14 motorcycles with 28 academic enumerators in north-east Liberia . Highlights included convincing people to tell us if they were apart of secret societies, eating porcupine, and watching colleagues carry surveys, monkeys, and crackers into confidential and private interviews.

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In retrospect, the monkeys probably engendered trust between enumerators and respondents.

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One response to “Enumerators, Monkeys, and Crackers, Oh My!

  1. That was my favorite of your photos this time… except, perhaps, all the hair drying on the clothesline.

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