ERIC Number: EJ421390
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Ethnographic Interviewing: Asking the Right Questions to the Right People in the Right Ways.
Westby, Carol E.
Journal of Childhood Communication Disorders, v13 n1 p101-11 1990
This paper describes the cultural influences on the process of interviewing families to develop intervention goals for young children with disabilities. It describes an approach to ethnographic interviewing that involves developing rapport, using descriptive questions, and carefully wording questions, to assist families in discovering answers to their problems. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
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Audience: Practitioners; Researchers
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