Photographing the Self: Methods for Observing Personal Orientations / Edition 1

Photographing the Self: Methods for Observing Personal Orientations / Edition 1

by Robert C. Ziller
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803934971

ISBN-13: 9780803934979

Pub. Date: 08/01/1990

Publisher: SAGE Publications

How can researchers avoid the inherent problem of influencing subjects while observing them? In this pioneering work, Ziller examines the uses of photography and video-communication as observation techniques.

He discusses the advantages and disadvantages of these approaches and outlines various research possibilities when using photo communication. Practical

Overview

How can researchers avoid the inherent problem of influencing subjects while observing them? In this pioneering work, Ziller examines the uses of photography and video-communication as observation techniques.

He discusses the advantages and disadvantages of these approaches and outlines various research possibilities when using photo communication. Practical examples are drawn from clinical psychology, intercultural communication, family studies and criminal justice to demonstrate the effectiveness of this approach.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803934979
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
08/01/1990
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Photographic Observation
Self-Social-Environmental Orientations through Auto-Photography
Images and Meaning of the Self
The Self and Value Orientations
The Iconic Communication of Values Across Cultures
Self and Other's View of Self and Country
The Meaning of Life Events
The Insider's Extemporaneous View
Conclusion

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