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Autoethnography / Tony E. Adams, Stacy Holman Jones, Carolyn Ellis.

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Subject: Ethnology > Authorship.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9780199972104
  • ISBN: 0199972109
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (216 pages).
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Oxford University Press, 2015.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Cover; Series; Autoethnography; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1 Introduction to Autoethnography; Chapter 2 Autoethnographic Research Design and Philosophy; Chapter 3 Doing Autoethnography; Chapter 4 Representing Autoethnography; Chapter 5 Evaluating Autoethnography; Chapter 6 Resources for Doing and Writing Autoethnography; Notes; References; Index.
Summary: Autoethnography is a method of research that involves describing and analyzing personal experiences in order to understand cultural experiences. The method challenges canonical ways of doing research and recognizes how personal experience influences the research process. Autoethnography acknowledges and accomodates subjectivity, emotionality, and the researcher''s influence on research. In this book, the authors provide a historical and conceptual overview of autoethnography. They share their stories of coming to autoethnography and identify key concerns and considerations that led to the deve.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.

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