Research Methods for English Studies

Research Methods for English Studies

by Gabriele Griffin
     
 

Introduces readers to a wide range of research methods for use in English Studies. With a revised Introduction and with all chapters revised to bring them completely up-to date, this new edition remains the leading guide to research methods for final-year undergraduates, postgraduates taking Masters degrees and PhDs students of 19th- and 20th-century Literary

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Introduces readers to a wide range of research methods for use in English Studies. With a revised Introduction and with all chapters revised to bring them completely up-to date, this new edition remains the leading guide to research methods for final-year undergraduates, postgraduates taking Masters degrees and PhDs students of 19th- and 20th-century Literary Studies.Written by a range of distinguished contributors, each chapter centres on one particular method, offering both concrete practical advice on how to utilise it and exploring some of the methodological issues that are involved in the use of the particular method. The chapters cover research methods familiar to English scholars such as textual analysis, as well as those less commonly explored such as visual and quantitative methods, which also contribute significantly to research in English Studies. Other approaches discussed include auto/biographical methods, discourse analysis, interviewing, archival methods, ethnographic methods, oral hist

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780748683437
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
Publication date:
10/30/2013
Edition description:
2nd Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Gabriele Griffin is Professor of Women's Studies at the University of York

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