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Ethnomethodology


Volume: 36
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Ethnography

April 1995 | 88 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
In this concise introduction Alain Coulon demystifies the important qualitative research tradition of ethnomethodology. In terms accessible to students, he explains its history, its features and the major criticisms levelled at it. Both theoretical notions and main methodological practices are covered and examples of key ethnomethodological work are provided.
 
Introduction
 
The Forerunners
 
The History of the Ethnomethodological Movement
 
The Major Concepts of Ethnomethodology
 
Lay Sociology and Professional Sociology
 
Questions of Method
 
Fieldwork
 
Critiques and Convergences
 
Conclusion

clear, concise - an essential basic introduction

Dr Jeffrey Goatcher
Dept of Sociology & Politics, Nottingham Trent University
March 26, 2010

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