How To Do Educational Ethnography

by Geoffrey Walford
How To Do Educational Ethnography
  • ISBN-13: 9781872767925
  • Author(s): Geoffrey Walford
  • Editor(s): Geoffrey Walford
  • Subject: Education|education
  • Publisher: Tufnell Press
  • Imprint: Tufnell Press
  • Publication Date: 18-09-2008
  • Format: p/b

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Designed for researchers new to educational ethnography as well as those with some initial experience. It guides the reader through the processes and pitfalls of conducting ethnography in educational settings and gives guidance on how the reader can conduct high quality ethnography. Following a brief introduction to the nature and history of ethnography, the book considers questions of site selection, access and ethics in research. It then moves on to consider how observation should be conducted and recorded within ethnography.
About the book

Designed for researchers new to educational ethnography as well as those with some initial experience. It guides the reader through the processes and pitfalls of conducting ethnography in educational settings and gives guidance on how the reader can conduct high quality ethnography. Following a brief introduction to the nature and history of ethnography, the book considers questions of site selection, access and ethics in research. It then moves on to consider how observation should be conducted and recorded within ethnography.