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Unformatted text preview: How does one conduct Humanistic Research? In-depth Interviews Focus Groups Conversation and Discourse Analysis Textual Analysis (a text is any communication event that can be analyzed) Ethnography - how people ace in a natural surrounding (participant observation) Auto-ethnography - Nothing is close-ended Humanistic Theory Purposes To explain the structure, process of a single situation, culture, text, organization, viewpoint To provide a framework to understand a structure or process of a single...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course COM 111 taught by Professor Hallsten during the Spring '08 term at Illinois State.
- Spring '08