ERIC Number: EJ544071
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Making Stories and Taking Stories: Methodological Reflections on Researching Grief and Marital Tension following the Death of a Child.
Riches, Gordon; Dawson, Pam
British Journal of Guidance and Counselling, v24 n3 p357-65 Oct 1996
Explores some of the methodological issues which arose during an investigation into experiences of bereaved parents. Notes the values of ethnographic approaches in researching intimate and painful experiences and argues that parents' stories about their children's lives are central to processes of identity reconstruction during grief. (RJM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special theme issue on "Qualitative Research in Counselling."