Serving as an introduction to narrative methods and narrative analysis, Christine Bold's new book provides students, researchers, and other professionals with an introduction to the theory and practice of narrative approaches in research. This book does everything that a methods book needs to do. It is practical, yet sets out the theory and history behind the approach, and it looks explicitly at design, ethics, data gathering, data analysis and writing as an ongoing process of narrative research. Bold's text deals comprehensively with conceptual issues within narrative research and is driven throughout by a range of real research specific examples of narrative analysis in action.The use of narrative fits well with action learning approaches to developing practice and supports the development of critical thinking about ... The typical headings for organising the writing of most dissertations and theses are: abstract, title, introduction, focus, literature review, ... to report narrative research within such a structure providing the writer can be flexible about the word count of each section. ... Note that it includes broad word counts for each section as a guide, and studentsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Using Narrative in Research|
|Publisher||:||SAGE - 2011-10-26|