9781632400031 t fc

ISBN : 9781632400031

Publisher :   mlbooksinternational

Language :   English

Category :   Social Sciences

Publication Year :   2015

Price : USD  119.95

Description :  This book provides a comprehensive introduction to ethnographic methods and its various applications. The book demonstrates the usage of ethnography as a method in a diversity of disciplines, including learning, administration, design, advertising, ecosystem and technical contexts, illustrating the worth of a qualitative approach to research design. The chapters focus on the use of conventional ethnographic techniques, such as captivation, inspection and conference, as well as inventive ethnographic techniques which have been influenced by the latest digital technology.

Author/Editor :  Lillian Harper

Author's Description :  Lillian Harper received her M.S. in Social Science from the Ohio University and Ph.D. in Anthropology from the American University, United States of America. She is a senior lecturer at a public research university based in Canada. Her areas of research are social justice education, cultural diversity and difference and transnationalism. Harper has received "Teaching Excellence" award for her outstanding contributions to student learning.