Narratives and Fictions in Educational Research

Narratives and Fictions in Educational Research

by Peter Clough
     
 

In the series of stories at the core of his work, Clough (U. of Sheffield) attempts to blur distinctions between form and content, researcher and researched, and data and imagination, not describing and critiquing educational research but exemplifying it. Before presenting the five tales, and sets out theories and methods; afterward, he offers a reading of them, and… See more details below

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In the series of stories at the core of his work, Clough (U. of Sheffield) attempts to blur distinctions between form and content, researcher and researched, and data and imagination, not describing and critiquing educational research but exemplifying it. Before presenting the five tales, and sets out theories and methods; afterward, he offers a reading of them, and explores implications for research. Distributed in the US by Taylor and Francis. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780335207923
Publisher:
Open University Press
Publication date:
08/28/2002
Series:
Doing Qualitative Research in Educational Settings Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.59(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Series editor's preface
Acknowledgements
Preface: The Man with the Blue Guitar1
1Stories from educational settings: an introduction4
2The map is not the terrain...11
3Klaus20
4Molly25
5Rob37
6Bev48
7Lolly: the final word54
8Hard to tell: reading the stories60
9Narratives of educational practice81
10'To the things themselves!'87
References101
Index106

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