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Title Ethnography and human development : context and meaning in social inquiry / edited by Richard Jessor, Anne Colby, and Richard A. Shweder
Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©1996
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  GN345 .E74 1996    AVAILABLE    30520020482569
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  GN345 E84 1996    AVAILABLE    30530000607770
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  305.8001 Et388je 1996    AVAILABLE    30500100847550
Descript xiv, 516 pages ; 24 cm
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Series The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation series on mental health and development
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation series on mental health and development
Note Papers presented at a conference entitled Ethnographic Approaches to the Study of Human Development, held June 9-13, 1993, Oakland, Calif
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Ethnographic methods in contemporary perspective / Richard Jessor -- True ethnography : the lore, the law, and the lure / Richard A. Shweder -- The epistemology of qualitative research / Howard S. Becker -- Missing persons : recovering developmental stories/histories / Elliot G. Mishler -- Culture, development, disability / R.P. McDermott and Hervé Varenne -- The epistemological crisis in the human disciplines : letting the old do the work of the new / Norman K. Denzin -- Can we overcome worldview incommensurability/relativity in trying to understand the other? / Donald T. Campbell -- Quanta and qualia : what is the "object" of ethnographic method? / Richard A. Shweder -- Instantiating culture through discourse practices : some personal reflections on socialization and how to study it / Peggy J. Miller -- Neighborhood social organization : a forgotten object of ethnographic study? / Mercer L. Sullivan -- Ruling places : adaptation in development by inner-city youth / Shirley Brice Heath -- Role-relationship models : a person-schematic method for inferring beliefs about identity and social action / Mardi J. Horowitz, Charles Stinson, and Constance Milbrath -- Studying cognitive development in sociocultural context : the development of a practice-based approach / Geoffrey B. Saxe -- Why ethnography should be the most important method in the study of human development / Thomas S. Weisner -- The multiple contexts of human development / Anne Colby -- Ideology and subjectivity : midlife and menopause in Japan and North America / Margaret Lock -- Ethnography, biography, and cultural history : generational paradigms in human development / Katherine Newman -- Ethnographic insights on social context and adolescent development among inner-city African-American teens / Linda M. Burton, Dawn A. Obeidallah, and Kevin Allison -- Transitions in early childhood : the promise of comparative, longitudinal ethnography / William A. Corsaro -- Nature, second nature, and individual development : an ethnographic opportunity / William Damon -- The uneasy engagement of human development and ethnography / John Modell
Subject Ethnology -- Methodology -- Congresses
Ethnology -- Philosophy -- Congresses
Human behavior -- Congresses
Developmental psychology -- Congresses
Social epistemology -- Congresses
Alt Author Jessor, Richard
Colby, Anne, 1946-
Shweder, Richard A
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