Doing conversation, discourse and document analysis [electronic resource] / Tim Rapley.

Author
Rapley, Tim [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Los Angeles, Calif. ; London : SAGE, 2007.
Description
1 online resource (xviii, 141 p.).

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Summary note
Introducing the theory & practice of conversation, discourse & document analysis, this text demonstrates the usefulness of these methods in addressing key questions in the social sciences. Tim Rapley also provides an overview of the particular challenges involved in collecting & analysing data from these sources.
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Description based upon print version of record.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Target audience
Specialized.
Source of description
Description based on print version record.
Language note
English
Contents
Contents; List of illustrations; Editorial introduction; About this book; Acknowledgements; 1 Studying discourse; 2 Generating an archive; 3 Ethics and recording 'data'; 4 The practicalities of recording; 5 Transcribing audio and video materials; 6 Exploring conversations; 7 Exploring conversations about and with documents; 8 Exploring conversations and discourse: some debates and dilemmas; 9 Exploring documents; 10 Studying discourse: some closing comments; Glosssary; References; Author index; Subject index
ISBN
  • 1-283-28836-2
  • 1-84920-890-5
  • 9786613288363
  • 1-4462-0523-1
OCLC
738379885
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