Narratives in Social Science Research Paperback
Part of the Introducing Qualitative Methods Series series
"Narratives in Social Science Research" introduces students to the use of narrative methodology as a research tool.
It offers a useful and rigorous framework for the application of these devices within qualitative research.
This practically-orientated text provides: an historical overview of the development of the narrative approach within the social sciences; a guide to how narrative methods can be applied in fieldwork; an explanation of how to incorporate a narrative approach within a research project; guidelines for interpreting collected or produced narratives; and, a student-focused approach - key arguments and methods are illustrated by case-studies and lists of further reading.
Written in an accessible and engaging manner, this detailed text will be a useful resource for researchers and students taking courses in qualitative research across a variety of social disciplines.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 168 pages, illustrations
- Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
- Publication Date: 24/02/2004
- Category: Social research & statistics
- ISBN: 9780761941958