Narrative Methods for the Human Sciences
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Narrative Methods for the Human Sciences

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Cathy Riessman is the leading figure in narrative research and her new book is a delight. Covering basic issues of transcription and research credibility as well as visual data and engagingly written, it is a goldmine for students and researchers alike. If we want to make narrative research serious and revealing, it is to this book that we should turn. David Silverman, Pro...more
Paperback, 251 pages
Published December 13th 2007 by Sage Publications (CA)
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2/10/13 ** Very useful as I revisit dissertation data. Clearly written with excellent exemplars. Riessman has "unpacked" others' research to illustrate how people have applied narrative analysis methods.
More an overview than the in-depth book I was anticipating but a good introduction to narrative methodologies.
Lots of "how-to"s for the fledgling narrative inquirer.
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