Search Results for Category: Big-data and Tag: Methods in Action

Methods in Action: Ethnographic Study of Street Gangs

Why does the Homeric of ‘violent’ seem so wedded to the term ‘street gang’? There’s a number of reasons, of course, but one of them comes from the stories that established gang members pass down to their initiates, making the idea of violence as much as geography part of the gang’s identity. That’s a key […]

Categories: Qualitative

Tags: Ethnography, Gangs, Methods in Action

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Methods in Action: Behavioral Tracking

It’s a safe bet that any academics wanting to study problem gambling are going to have a hard time getting their subjects to deal candidly with them. But the advent of online gambling creates the potential for an excellent natural experiment into a gambler’s behavior – if only you can get the data and then […]

Categories: Qualitative

Tags: Behavioral Tracking, Methods in Action

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Qualitative E-Research Group

Join the Qualitative E-Research MethodSpace Group and discuss any aspect of online qualitative research, and any stage of the study. We’ll use this group to share ideas and resources on designing, conducting, analyzing and writing about qualitative inquiry in the digital age. Let’s explore and learn together!

Categories: Qualitative

Tags: Arts-based methods, Methods in Action, Online Interviews, Online Research, Social Media

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