Participant Observation

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Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1980 - Social Science - 195 pages
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This text is a follow up to Spradley's earlier ethographic research handbook, The Ethnographic Interview, and guides students through the technique of participant observation to research ethnography and culture. Spradley also teaches students how to analyze the data they collect, and write an ethnography. The appendices include research questions and writing tasks.

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The step-by-step approach makes this ethnographic method seem very attainable. Read full review

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Chapter One Ethnography and Culture
Chapter Two Ethnography for What?
Chapter Three The Ethnographic Research

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James P. Spradley was an anthropologist and writer.

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