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Researching Life Stories and Family Histories

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ISBN-10: 0761960929

ISBN-13: 9780761960928

Edition: 1999

Authors: Robert Lee Miller

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Researching Life Stories and Family Histories is a concise guide to the methods and issues involved in carrying out biographical, life history or family history research.
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Book details

Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Limited
Publication date: 12/7/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 192
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

Dr Sara Delamont, DSc Econ, AcSS. read Social Anthropology at Girton College Cambridge, did her PhD at Edinburgh, and lectured at Leicester before moving to Cardiff in 1976. She was the first woman to be President of BERA (the British Education Research Association) and the first woman Dean of Social Sciences at Cardiff. She has done ethnographies in schools, and other settings where teaching and learning take place such as operatic master classes and martial arts studios. With Paul Atkinson she is the Founding Editor of Qualitative Research, and is the author of fourteen books.

The Historical Context
Collecting and Organizing Family Histories
Collecting Life Histories
Analyzing Life Histories
The Biographical Perspective