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Ethnographic action research : training handbook

Tacchi, Jo A., Fildes, Joann, Martin, Kirsty, Kiran, M.S., Baulch, Emma, & Skuse, Andrew (2008) Ethnographic action research : training handbook. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Ethnographic Action Research is a methodology that combines research with project development. It has been designed for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) initiatives. Ethnographic Action Research is built into an initiative so that it becomes an important tool for understanding and further developing the initiative in its local context. This handbook is designed to train EAR researchers to continually develop and deepen their understandings of communication in local contexts. A well trained EAR researcher will share this knowledge with colleagues to develop the ICT initiative's programme accordingly. A well trained EAR researcher will ensure that there are high levels of participation in both research activities and the programmes of the ICT initiative.

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ID Code: 18440
Item Type: Other
Additional Information: This is a revised version of the earlier handbook written by Tacchi, Slater and Hearn and published in book format by UNESCO in 2003.
Keywords: ethnography, action research, participatory techniques
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA STUDIES (200100)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA STUDIES (200100) > International and Development Communication (200103)
Divisions: Current > Research Centres > ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Past > Institutes > Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2008 [please consult the authors]
Deposited On: 03 Mar 2009 10:23
Last Modified: 11 Aug 2011 03:30

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