Applied Ethnography: Guidelines for Field Research by Pertti J Pelto

By Pertti J Pelto

This finished, attractive advisor to utilized examine distills the services of the celebrated ethnographer and methodologist Pertti Pelto over his acclaimed 50-year occupation. Having written the 1st significant textual content selling combined qualitative and quantitative tools in utilized ethnography within the Nineteen Seventies, Pelto now synthesizes many years of innovation, together with examples from all over the world that illustrate how particular equipment yield quick effects for addressing social difficulties. excellent for researchers, scholars, education courses, and technical tips initiatives, this thorough textual content covers the major themes and abilities required: gaining access, recording and organizing box info, a number of specialised thoughts, integrating qualitative and quantitative equipment, development and coaching examine groups, quick evaluate and concentrated ethnographic reviews, brief- and long term ethnography, writing up effects, non-Western views on examine, and more.

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