PRELIMINARY+UNSTRUCTURED+OBSERVATION-1

PRELIMINARY+UNSTRUCTURED+OBSERVATION-1 - movements etc As...

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PRELIMINARY UNSTRUCTURED OBSERVATION: Select a place to observe for a minimum of 30 minutes. Your goal here is simply to OBSERVE the concrete details of people’s behavior. You should notice WHAT people do, and not worry about WHY they do it (for now). Look at behavioral details like patterns of movement through space, hand gestures, posture, positions of legs, ways of eating or drinking, eye or head
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Unformatted text preview: movements, etc. As you observe, jot down brief notes on specific behaviors worth considering in greater detail. If you do this with others from class, work independently during this period of unstructured observation. Be prepared to discuss your observations at the next recitation meetings....
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2011 for the course SOCIOLOGY 920:311 taught by Professor Phillips during the Fall '10 term at Rutgers.

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