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Semiotics and Fieldwork


Volume: 7
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Ethnography

August 1987 | 80 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
Ethnographic fieldwork and formal linguistic analysis have traditionally been thought to be diametrically opposed. In this provocative analysis Peter Manning argues that these methods of qualitative research are complementary. After examining the potential benefits and limitations of each method of analysis, the author shows how a synthesis of the two is more powerful than either alone.
 
Introduction
 
The Fieldwork and Its Traditions
 
Semiotics
 
Semiotics and Fieldwork
Some Examples  
 
Reflections

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