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The affect of methods

Gabb, Jacqui (2012). The affect of methods. In: Hines, Sally and Taylor, Yvette eds. Sexualities: Past Reflections, Future Directions. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 32–51.

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In this chapter I focus attention onto research methods and methodological approaches to the study of family relationships and intimate life. Through analysis of empirical data from original research I demonstrate how different methods produce distinctive kinds of data and the ways in which these underpin how we make sense of and understand intimacy and family relationships.

Item Type: Book Section
Copyright Holders: 2012 Individual chapters their respective authors
ISBN: 0-230-29009-4, 978-0-230-29009-9
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > History, Religious Studies, Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
Item ID: 30837
Depositing User: Jacqui Gabb
Date Deposited: 20 Jan 2012 10:01
Last Modified: 29 Nov 2016 16:12
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