How to Find Essences in Phenomenological Research

In phenomenology one has to find essences. Essence is found through performing imaginative variation on the studied cases. One imaginatively varies the details found in the studied cases and tries to figure out what remained invariant in imaginatively varied examples. So, if one has to find the essence of the experience of teaching mathematics in […]

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Possible and Actual: Phenomenology as the Study of Possible and not of Actual

According to Husserl, phenomenology is not the study of actual or existing, rather than it is the study of possible and logical. How this statement can be interpreted in the context of practical research? Being is the totality, the unity of all the multiplicity. Being immediately falls into genre, and genre into species and species […]

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Theory and Practice of Ethnography: Readings from the Periphery-New Book

THEORY & PRACTICE OF ETHNOGRAPHY Readings from the Periphery Author : Eswarappa Kasi and Ramesh C. Malik (Eds.) ISBN : 81-316-0306-7 Edition : 2009 Pages : 366 Price : Rs.950 / US$60 Binding : Hardback Territory : World Theory and Practice of Ethnography is an anthology of research papers contributed by illustrious scholars both from […]

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SRMO Live

SAGE Research Methods Online has been live for two months now and we’ve had a fantastic response from librarians as well as researchers and students.  Since going live on January 4, we’ve had visits from 192 countries including the Kingdom of Tonga!  We’ve had some really good feedback, too.  One researcher sent us the following […]

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Digital Social Research is now Online!

   The Digital Social Research project is an exciting step forward for e-Social Sciences. The DSR website is the primary multi-focal community portal for the project where researchers have access to a broad range of information about e-Social Science including funding calls, events, and emerging technologies.   Future developments on the site will be a […]

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