On Narrative Inquiry: Approaches to Language and Literacy (An NCRLL Volume) by David Schaafsma, Ruth Vinz, Randi Dickson, Sarah Brock |, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
On Narrative Inquiry: Approaches to Language and Literacy (An NCRLL Volume)

On Narrative Inquiry: Approaches to Language and Literacy (An NCRLL Volume)

by David Schaafsma, Ruth Vinz, Randi Dickson, Sarah Brock
     
 
Can stories about students and classrooms be the basis for meaningful research? In this book, the authors describe--and tell illustrative stories about--the potential and limits of narrative for the purpose of inquiry in English education. They argue that narrative inquiry is uniquely suited to the questions educators are asking in the field today. The text includes

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Can stories about students and classrooms be the basis for meaningful research? In this book, the authors describe--and tell illustrative stories about--the potential and limits of narrative for the purpose of inquiry in English education. They argue that narrative inquiry is uniquely suited to the questions educators are asking in the field today. The text includes guidance for theorizing, defining, conducting, and crafting narrative inquiry. The final chapter is a literary comic!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807752043
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Publication date:
03/25/2011
Series:
Language & Literacy Series NCRLL Series, #9
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.70(d)

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