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Qualitative Researching with Text, Image and Sound A Practical Handbook for Social Research

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ISBN-10: 0761964819

ISBN-13: 9780761964810

Edition: 2000

Authors: Martin W. Bauer, George D. Gaskell

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`This excellent text will introduce advanced students - and remind senior researchers - of the availability of a broad range of techniques available for the systematic analysis of social data that is not numeric. It makes the key point that neither quantitative nor qualitative methods are interpretive and at the same time demonstrates once and for all that neither a constructivist perspective nor a qualitative approach needs to imply abandonment of rigor. That the chapters are written by different authors makes possible a depth of expertise within each that is unusually strong' - Susanna Hornig Priest, Texas A&M University; Author of `Doing Media Research'Qualitative Researching with Text,…    
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Book details

List price: $77.00
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Limited
Publication date: 6/22/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English

Educated in Switzerland (Psychology and Economic History), and the UK (LSE, Social Psychology) and is currently Professor in Social Psychology and Research Methodology at the London School of Economics and Political Science, and a Research Fellow at the Science Museum in London. He taught internationally in France, Sweden, Switzerland, Brazil and Bulgaria, and advised national and international bodies on the public understanding of science.

Expert and lay representations of risk; social and ethical implications of biotechnology; qualitative research methods; risk and trust; science in society and society in science; beliefs and attitudes

Quality, Quantity and Knowledge Interests
Avoiding Confusions
Constructing A Research Corpus
Corpus Construction
A Principle for Qualitative Data Collection
Individual and Group Interviewing
Narrative Interviewing
Episodic Interviewing
Video, Film and Photographs as Research Documents
Towards Continous (Self) Observation and Personality Assessment
Analytic Approaches for Text, Image and Sound
Classical Content Analysis
A Review
Argumentation Analysis
Discourse Analysis
Analysis of Conversation and Talk
Rhetorical Analysis
Semiotic Analysis of Still Images
Analysis of Moving Images
Analyzing Noise and Music as Social Data
Computer Assistance
Computer-Assisted Analysis
Coding and Indexing
Statistical Analysis of Text Features
Issues of Good Practice
Fallacies in Interpretating Historical and Social Data
Towards Public Accountability
Beyond Sampling, Reliability and Validity