Speed Bumps A Student-Friendly Guide to Qualitative Research

ISBN-10: 0807739669

ISBN-13: 9780807739662

Edition: 2000

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List price: $20.95
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Teachers College Press, Teachers College, Columbia University
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 1
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.440
Language: English

Lois Weis is the SUNY Distinguished Professor of Sociology of Education at the University at Buffalo, SUNY. She is the author of many books and most recently the editor of The Way Class Works.

Michelle Fine is Distinguished Professor of Psychology, CUNY Graduate Center in New York.

Introductionp. 1
Cops, Crime, and Violencep. 3
Crime and Povertyp. 3
Demographic Storiesp. 7
Violence in Poor Communitiesp. 21
A Note on Blamep. 23
Concluding Thoughtsp. 24
A Note on Methodsp. 26
Qualitative Research, Representations, and Social Responsibilitiesp. 32
Flexing Our Reflexivitiesp. 34
The Textual Subjectp. 35
On Framing the Workp. 37
Inform(ing) and Consent: Who's Informed and Who's Consenting?p. 41
Then, the Storiesp. 45
On "Safe Spaces"p. 57
On Responsibilitiesp. 59
Reflections on the Politics and Methods of Qualitative Workp. 67
Looking in the Mirror: Danger - Objects May Be Closer Than They Appearp. 68
You're Breaking My Heart, But I Must Edit Your Life; My Work, My Road, My Bumpsp. 69
On Freckles and Accessp. 70
Sexually Harassing Bumpsp. 72
(Re-)Locating Paradisep. 73
(Dis)Regarding Racep. 77
Ethics Committees: On the Dangers of "Protection"p. 80
(De)Facing the Institutional Review Board: Wrangling the Fear and Fantasy of Ethical Dilemmas and Research on "At-Risk" Youthp. 80
Put on Your Hazard Lightsp. 83
Getting My Nails Donep. 84
Insider/Outsider: On What Side of the Sidewalk Does Your Shadow Fall?p. 88
Critical Implications of the Mundanep. 90
Theorizing Silences, Erasures. What Is Not Saidp. 93
Muertos: The Dead Signal Us to Rememberp. 94
"El problema del cual no puedo hablar" (The Problem About Which I Cannot Speak)p. 96
Interviewing New Mothersp. 98
In Whose Voice Shall I Write?p. 101
Across Dialectsp. 102
The After-Interviewp. 105
Fitful Narratives: The Textual Consequences of Abusep. 108
Notesp. 113
Referencesp. 115
Indexp. 123
About the Authorsp. 133
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