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Research design in anthropology

John A. Brim

Research design in anthropology

paradigms and pragmatics in the testing of hypotheses

by John A. Brim

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Published by Irvington Publishers in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology -- Methodology.,
  • Anthropology -- Research.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn A. Brim, David H. Spain.
    SeriesStudies in anthropological method.
    ContributionsSpain, David H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN33 .B73 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3487576M
    ISBN 100829005838
    LC Control Number82007197

    Research plan and research design may sound like interchangeable concepts, and some people do use both terms interchangeably, but each has a specific meaning in terms of social science research projects. Research design in anthropology varies widely depending on the subfield and theoretical paradigm, and is too diverse and complex to cover here. That said, an important part of any research proposal involves posing a question and then identifying how to answer the question.

    At last, a social research methods text for students and future researchers who will need to use both words and numbers in their research. Using actual examples from psychology, sociology, anthropology, health, and education, the book provides readers with both a conceptual understanding of each technique as well as showing them how to use the technique.5/5(3).   The term design anthropology has cropped up on my radar many times over the past year. Initially I assumed that the term referred to a kind of human-centered design that uses ethnographic methods such as interviewing and participant observation in order to create desirable design outcomes for people. I came across a presentation by Jan Chipchase, head of research for Frog Design.

      15 free qualitative and quantitative research methods books 1. 15 free (open-access) research methods textbooks for qualitative, quantitative and mixed-methods researchers. A presentation by The Free School Library [email protected] 2. The books listed in this presentation occur in the following sequence: 1. Their subsequent articles have been published in the Review of Educational Research, Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, Anthropology and Education Quarterly, The American Behavioral Scientist, a number of handbooks on educational research in various disciplines, and a major text reference, Ethnography and Qualitative Design in 5/5(1).


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