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The professional stranger : an informal introduction to ethnography
Ethnography Reconstructed: The Stranger at Fifteen. The Concepts of Fieldwork. Getting Started. Who Are You to Do This? Ethnography. Beginning Fieldwork. Narrowing the Focus. Informal to Formal: SomeExpand
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Research Interviewing: Context and Narrative
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Language Shock: Understanding The Culture Of Conversation
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Speaking of ethnography
Introduction Ethnographic Understanding Borrowed Terms in New Contexts Ethnographic Language and Ethnographic Method The Language in Use Two Examples Conclusion
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The professional stranger
Illustrates the stages of the ethnographic process from inception through the emergence of a focus, and toward a subsequent formalization of methods and analysis. This book also illustrates severalExpand
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Focus Groups and Ethnography
Focus groups continue to grow in popularity as a method of applied social research. The two authors, anthropologically trained ethnographers, show how a particular focus group with former LSD-usingExpand
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We have met the other and we're all nonlinear: Ethnography as a nonlinear dynamic system
  • M. Agar
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“E thnography” and “Social Science” have always had an awkward relationship. As far as research practice goes, ethnographers often feel that they have more in common with investigative reporters,Expand
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An Ethnography By Any Other Name ...
Die Debatte daruber, was als "wahre" Ethnographie bezeichnet werden kann, wird mit wachsendem Interesse an dieser alternativen Herangehensweise auch innerhalb der Mainstream-SozialforschungExpand
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Culture: Can you Take it Anywhere?
This is a written version of a lecture delivered at the Gevirtz Graduate School of Eduction at the University of California, Santa Barbara. The original series of lectures can be viewed atExpand
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