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Semiotics and Fieldwork

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Ethnographic fieldwork and formal linguistic analysis have traditionally been thought to be diametrically opposed. In this provocative analysis Peter Manning argues that these methods of qualitative research are complementary. After examining the potential benefits and limitations of each method of analysis, the author shows how a synthesis of the two is more powerful than ...more
Paperback, 80 pages
Published June 1st 1987 by Sage Publications
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Apr 29, 2016 Bryce rated it liked it
Very interesting on work on using semiotic analysis. The neo-formalism gets a little annoying, but it is a great help for designing textual-based communication sociological research.
Jul 22, 2011 Audrey rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
This book provides a nice overview of semiotics.
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