Life History and Narrative by ichard Wisniewski
(Qualitative Studies Series)

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Narrative inquiry refers to a subset of qualitative research design in which stories are used to describe human action. This book contains current ideas in this emerging field of research. Chapters include a qualitative analysis of narrative data; criteria for evaluating narrative inquiry, linking emotion and reason through narrative voice, audience and the politics of narrative; trust in educational storytelling; narrative strategies for case reports; life history narratives and women's gender identity; and issues in life history and narrative inquiry. This text is intended to be of interest to all qualitative researchers and education researchers studying forms of narrative.

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J. AMOS HATCH is Associate Professor of Inclusive Early Childhood Education at the University of Tennessee.
Published November 1, 2002 by Routledge. 154 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Literature & Fiction, Political & Social Sciences, Science & Math. Non-fiction

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