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Unformatted text preview: VIII. Problems with Participant Observation a. “Going Native” b. Difficulty of Generalizations c. Effects of the Observer on Situation IX. Ghetto School by Gerald Levy: an example of a participant observation X. Ethics in Social Research a. Were the subjects harmed by the research? b. Did the study violate the privacy of the subjects? c. Did the study Have benefits that outweigh the first two considerations? i. Ghetto School by Gerald Levy ii. Tearoom Trade by Laud Humphries iii. “Tuskegee Public Health Study” by U.S. Public Health Service...
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- Spring '08
- Sociology, participant observation, Gerald Levy, Ghetto School