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ERIC Number: EJ212336
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Dec
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The Fact of Fiction in Organizational Ethnography.
Van Maanen, John
Administrative Science Quarterly, v24 n4 p539-50 Dec 1979
Details the crucial analytic distinctions to be drawn when assessing the kind of data one must deal with in ethnographic studies. Includes the necessity of separating first- and second-order concepts, a separation based primarily on whether the point of view reported is that of the informant or the researcher. (Author/IRT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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