ERIC Number: EJ448643
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Ethnography and Research: A Qualitative View.
Patton, Michael; Westby, Carol
Topics in Language Disorders, v12 n3 p1-14 May 1992
This article describes the functions of ethnography and the primary themes that form the foundation for qualitative inquiry generally and ethnography specifically, as applied in the fields of education and communication disorders. Quantitative and qualitative methods are compared for inquiry conditions, analysis, researcher's role, orientation, and design. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Changing Paradigms in Language-Learning Disabilities: The Role of Ethnography.