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Author Glesne, Corrine.

Title Becoming qualitative researchers : an introduction / Corrine Glesne.

Imprint Boston : Pearson/Allyn & Bacon, 2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  300.1 G488b 2006    ---  Available
Edition 3rd ed.
Description x, 246 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-239) and indexes.
Contents Meeting qualitative inquiry -- Prestudy tasks: doing what is good for you -- Being there: developing understanding through participant observation -- Making words fly: developing understanding through interviewing -- The personal dimension: rapport, subjectivity, and reflexivity -- But is it ethical? Learning to do right -- Finding your story: data analysis -- Writing your story: what your data say -- Improvising a song of the world: lamguage and representation -- The continuing search.
Summary Offering a comprehensive overview of qualitative research in a user-friendly format, this book provides an excellent harmony between qualitative theory and the practicalities of actually conducting qualitative research. Exercises offer beginning students the opportunity to explore issues inherent in conducting qualitative inquiry as well as to practice and refine the skills of qualitative researchers. The wealth of examples and exercises in the text is exceptional, as is the writing style. - Publisher.
Subject Social sciences -- Methodology.
Social sciences -- Methodology. (OCoLC)fst01122933
ISBN 0205458386 (pbk.)
9780205458387 (pbk.)

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