Thursday, January 05, 2006

Research Design: Ethnographic

Ethnographic Research
From a graduate course at North Carolina State University entitled (somewhat ironically) Quantitative Research in Public Administration.

Thorough notes.The Ethnographic Research Cycle
A visual representation of how ethnographic research gets done.

International Institute for Qualitative Methodology
The International Institute for Qualitative Methodology is a multidisciplinary institute at the University of Alberta, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. This site is a rich resource for a variety of qualitative research matters.

Methods Main Page
A simplified guide for how to do ethnographic research.

Introduction to Interviewing Techniques
This is a chapter from an online handbook prepared by James K. Doyle of the Department of Social Science and Policy Studies at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

References on Ethnographic Research
This is a list of references on ethnographic research. After a brief introduction which suggests those works that are essential reading for newcomers to the field, the list is organized into two parts: the first part lists some important citations related to the approach in other disciplines (including the source disciplines), the second lists citations related to the approach in Information Systems.