ERIC Number: EJ531772
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Are You Receiving Me? Conducting Interviews in Cross-cultural, Bilingual Contexts.
Birch, Roy; And Others
Multicultural Teaching, v14 n3 p13-15 Sum 1996
Argues that interviewers' communication with interviewees while conducting cross-cultural and bilingual research too often depersonalizes and disempowers their subjects. The authors describe a better approach that stresses the comprehensibility and accuracy of translation and the need to pay attention to cultural and linguistic identity of the community being studied. (GR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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