concepts of ethnomethodology

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    hello to everyone

    can anyone help explain to me or sent me documents that are explicit on the following concepts on ethnomethodology; indexicality or contextuality and reflexivity? I am using this concepts to give meaning to my data on the socio-cultural perception on illness and death resulting from road accidents.

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    indexicality as used in ethnomethodolgy refer to  the contextual nature of behaviour or talk. talks is indexical in the sense that  it has no meaning with out a context or can take on various meaning depending pon the context. reflectivity and indexicality aare properties of behavoir , settings and talk which make the ongoing construction of social reality necessary  Both of these properties question the objectivity of accounts, descriptions, explanations, etc

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