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Methods of life course research : qualitative and quantitative approaches

Author: Janet Zollinger Giele; Glen H Elder, Jr.
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What are the most effective methods for doing life course research? The field's founders and leaders answer this question giving readers tips on: the art and method of appropriate research design; the collection of life history data; and the search for meaningful patterns found in the results. Readers who are interested in collecting or analyzing for themselves the varieties and themes of life course patterns and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Janet Zollinger Giele; Glen H Elder, Jr.
ISBN: 0761914366 9780761914365 0761914374 9780761914372
OCLC Number: 38130528
Description: xvi, 344 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword: Crafting Life Course Studies / Anne Colby pt. I. The Life Course Mode of Inquiry. Ch. 1. Life Course Research: Development of a Field / Janet Z. Giele and Glen H. Elder, Jr. Ch. 2. A Life Course Approach: Autobiographical Notes / Matilda White Riley. Ch. 3. The Craft of Life Course Studies / Angela M. O'Rand pt. II. Data Collection and Measurement. Ch. 4. Data Organization and Conceptualization / Nancy Karweit and David Kertzer. Ch. 5. Retrospective Versus Prospective Measurement of Life Histories in Longitudinal Research / Jacqueline Scott and Duane Alwin. Ch. 6. Finding Respondents in a Follow Up Study / Donna Dempster McClain and Phyllis Moen. Ch. 7. Collecting Life History Data: Experiences From the German Life History Study / Erika Bruckner and Karl Ulrich Mayer pt. III. Strategies for Analysis. Ch. 8. Life Reviews and Life Stories / John A. Clausen. Ch. 9. Integrating Quantitative and Qualitative Data / John H. Laub and Robert J. Sampson. Ch. 10. Innovation in the Typical Life Course / Janet Z. Giele. Ch. 11. Linking History and Human Lives / Glen H. Elder, Jr. and Lisa A. Pellerin.
Responsibility: editors, Janet Z. Giele, Glen H. Elder, Jr.
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