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SAGE Qualitative Research Methods

SAGE Qualitative Research Methods

Four Volume Set
Edited by:

November 2010 | 1 616 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
SAGE has been a major force shaping the field of qualitative methods, not just in its specialist methods journals like Qualitative Inquiry but in the 'empirical' journals such as Social Studies of Science. Delving into SAGE's deep backlist of qualitative research methods journals, Paul Atkinson and Sara Delmont, editors of Qualitative Research, have selected over 70 articles to represent SAGE's distinctive contribution to methods publishing in general and qualitative research in particular. This collection includes research from the past four decades and addresses key issues or controversies, such as: explanations and defences of qualitative methods; ethics; research questions and foreshadowed problems; access; first days in the field; field roles and rapport; practicalities of data collection and recording; data analysis; writing and (re) presentation; the rise of auto-ethnography; life history, narrative and autobiography; CA and DA; and alternatives to the logocentric (such as visual methods).
Editorial Introduction

Paul Atkinson and Sara Delamont
A Stranger at the Gate

Nels Anderson
The Past and the Future of Ethnography

Patricia Adler and Peter Adler
Ethnography: Post, Past and Present

Paul Atkinson, Amanda Coffey and Sara Delamont
The Interactional Study of Organisation

Robert Dingwall and Phil Strong
Linking Data (extract)

Nigel Fielding and Jane Fielding
Towards A Peopled Ethnography

Gary Alan Fine
Beyond Groups

Japonica Brown-Saracino, Jessica Thurk and Gary Alan Fine
Participant Observation in the Era of 'Ethnography'

Herbert Gans
On Fieldwork

Erving Goffman
Erving Goffman's Sociological Legacies

John Lofland
Analyzing Field Reality (extract)

Jaber Gubrium
Accessing, waiting, plunging in, and writing: retrospective sense-making of fieldwork

Peter Magolda
Exchange and Access in Field Work

Paul Gray
From How to Why: On Luminous Description Pt 1

Jack Katz
From How to Why: On Luminous Description Pt 2

Jack Katz
Reminiscences of Classic Chicago: The Blumer-Hughes Talk

Lyn Lofland
Towards a Critical Ethnography: A re-examination of the Chicago legacy

Jim Thomas
Everett C. Hughes and the Development of Fieldwork in Sociology

Jean-Michel Chapoulie
A Meta-Ethnographic Approach and The Freeman Refutation of Mead

George Noblit and R. Dwight Hare
Stability and Flexibility

Patricia Adler and Peter Adler
Ethnographic Evidence

Michael Agar
The Hired Hand and the Lone Wolf: Issues in the use of Observers in Large-Scale Program Evaluation

Carl Florez and George Kelling
Four Ways to Improve the Craft of Fieldwork

Robert Emerson
'Déjà Entendu': The Liminal Qualities of Anthropological Fieldnotes

Jean Jackson

Alan Radley and Diane Taylor
Educational Ethnography as Performance Art: Towards a Sensuous Feeling and Knowing

Carl Bagley
Discipline and the Material Form of Images

Michael Lynch
Understanding Urban Life: The Chicago legacy

Lyn Lofland
Street Phenomenology: The Go-Along as Ethnographic Research Tool

Margarethe Kusenbach
"Just another Native?" Soundscapes, Chorasters, and Borderlands in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Brett Lashua
Doing Research in Cyberspace

David Jacobson
How I Learned What a Crock Was

Howard Becker
Ten Lies of Ethnography: Moral Dilemmas of Field Research

Gary Alan Fine
Problems in the Field: Participant Observation and the Assumption of Neutrality

Jeffrey Cohen
Collecting Data from Elites and Ultra-Elites

Neil Stephens
The Ubiquity of Ambiguity in Research Interviewing: An Exemplar

Cynthia Cannon Poindexter
Referencing as Persuasion

Nigel Gilbert
Contradictions of Feminist Methods

Sherry Gorelick
Jurors' Use of Judges' Instructions

James Holstein
Notes on the Nature and Development of General Theories

Anselm Strauss
Grounded Theory Method

Merilyn Annells
Analytic Ordering for Theoretical Purposes

Juliet Corbin and Anselm Strauss
Rediscovering Glaser

Kath Melia
Grounded Theory: Evolving Methods

Linda Robrecht
Premises, Principles and Practices in Qualitative Research: Revisiting the Foundations

Kathy Charmaz
Two Cases of Ethnography: Grounded Theory and the Extended Case Method

Iddo Tavory and Stefan Timmermans
Five Misunderstandings about Case-Study Research

Bent Flyberrg
The Personal is Political

Sherryl Kleinman
Qualitative Data Analysis

Amanda Coffey, Beverly Holbrook and Paul Atkinson
A Comment on Coffey et al

Raymond Lee and Neil Fielding
The Art(fulness) of Open-Ended Interviewing: Some Consdiderations on Analysing Interviews

Timothy John Rapley
Doing Narrative Analysis

Catherine Riessman
Narrative Turn or Blind Alley?

Paul Atkinson
Narrative in Social Work: A Critical Review

Catherin Kohler Riessman and Lee Quinney
The Use of Discovery Accounts

S. W. Woolgar
Beyond the 'Fetichism of Words': Considerations on the use of the Interview to Gather Chronic Illness Narratives

Nathan Miczo
'When Discourse is Torn from Reality': Bakhtin and the Principle of Chronotopicity

Stuart Allan
Having, and Being had by, "Experience": Or, "Experience in the Social Sciences after the Discursive/Poststructuralist Turn"

Bronwyn Davies and Cristyn Davies
Immersion vs. Analytic Ideals and Appendix

Sherryl Kleinman and Martha Copp
(No) Trial (but) Tribulations: When Courts and Ethnography Conflict

Rik Scarce
Whose Side Was Becker On?

Martyn Hammersley
Handing IRB an Unloaded Gun

Carol Rambo
Ethics and the Practice of Qualitative Research

Ian Shaw
'Becoming Participant': Problematizing 'Informed Consent' in Participatory Research with Young People in Care

Emma Renold, Sally Holland, Nicola Ross, and Alexandra Hillman
Researching Researchers: Lessons for Research Ethics

Rose Wiles, Vikki Charles, Graham Crow and Sue Heath
Reembodying Qualitative Inquiry

Margarete Sandelowski
Gender, Disembodiment and Vocation: Exploring the Unmentionables of British Academic Life

David Mills and Mette Louise Berg
Ethnographying Public Memory: The Commemorative Genre for the Victims of Terrorism in Italy

Anna Lisa Tota
Unsettling Engagements

Charles Fruehling Springwood and C. Richard King
Data Presentation and the Audience

Carol Warren
Can We Re-Use Qualitative Data Via Secondary Analysis? Notes on some Terminological and Substantive Issues

Martyn Hammersley
(Re)Using Qualitative Data?

Niamh Moore
Whose Cornerville is it, anyway?

Norman Denzin
Trash on the Corner

Laurel Richardson
The Gold Coast and the Slum Revisited: Paradoxes in Replication Research and the Study of Social Change

Albert Hunter
Methods of Writing Patriarchy

Dorothy Smith
Analytic Autoethnography

Leon Anderson
Comments on Setting Criteria for Experimental Writing

Patricia Ticineto Clough
Knowing your Place: Gender and Reflexivity in two Ethnographies

Fiona Gill and Catherine Maclean
Storying Schools: Issues around Attempts to Create a Sense of Feel and Place in Narrative Research Writing

Pat Sikes
Feminist Ethnography: Storytelling that Makes a Difference

Patricia McNamara
Quality Issues in Qualitative Inquiry

Clive Seale
Emerging Criteria for Quality in Qualitative and Interpretive Inquiry

Yvonna Lincoln
New Methods, Old Problems: A Sceptical View of Innovation in Qualitative Research

Max Travers

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