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Researching life stories and family histories

Author: Robert L Miller
Publisher: London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE, 2000.
Series: Introducing qualitative methods.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Researching Life Stories and Family Histories is a concise guide to the methods and issues involved in carrying out biographical life history or family history research.
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Miller, Robert L., MA.
Researching life stories and family histories.
London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE, 2000
(DLC) 00269462
(OCoLC)42003970
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert L Miller
ISBN: 9781849209830 1849209839
OCLC Number: 608402972
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 172 pages) : illustrations.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. The Historical Context --
3. Collecting and Organizing Family Histories --
4. Collecting Life Histories --
5. Analysing Life Histories --
6. The Biographical Perspective.
Series Title: Introducing qualitative methods.
Responsibility: Robert L. Miller.
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Specifically designed for those carrying out biographical, life history or family history research, this concise guide covers the methods and issues involved. The author demonstrates that  Read more...

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`A comprehensive, balanced and judicious treatment of biographical methods in social research, made all the more useful to students by its careful delineation of the practicalities involved' - Read more...

 
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