Learning From Strangers

Author: Robert S. Weiss
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439106983
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Learning From Strangers is the definitive work on qualitative research interviewing. It draws on Robert Weiss's thirty years of experience in interviewing and teaching others how to do it.

Learning From The Stranger

Author: David I. Smith
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
ISBN: 0802824633
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Built around three chapter-length readings of extended biblical passages (from Genesis, Luke, and Acts), the book skillfully weaves together theological and practical concerns, and Smith s engaging, readable text is peppered with stories ...

The Necessity Of Strangers

Author: Alan Gregerman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118534557
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It turns out that in most areas critical to business and personal success, our ability
to engage and learn from strangers is vital. This includes all five of the areas we'll
delve into in Part Two, the first of which is innovation and the challenge of
bringing the right new ideas to market. As we will discover in Chapter Four, real
innovation and most important new ideas occur when we make connections and
put together insight from strangers in other industries, places, and walks of life. As
the ...

The Urban Ethnography Reader

Author: Mitchell Duneier
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019932591X
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NOTES 1. See, for example, Writing Ethnographic Fieldnotes (Emerson, Fretz,
and Shaw 2011), Learning from Strangers (Weiss 1995), and Analyzing Social
Settings (Lofland, Snow, Anderson, and Lofland 2005), among others. 2. See “
The Stranger” (Simmel 1950). REFERENCES Emerson, Robert, Rachel Fretz,
and Linda Shaw. 2011. Writing Ethnographic Fieldnotes. 2nd ed. Chicago:
University of Chicago Press. Lofland, John, David Snow, Leon Anderson, and
Lyn Lofland. 2005.

The Experience Of Retirement

Author: Robert Stuart Weiss
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 9780801472527
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... and suggest what can be gained from different ways of organizing life in
retirement. My second reason for anticipating this book is that it comes from
Robert Weiss, someone who has made a career of observing and listening to
people as they respond to new life situations. His previous books have
accompanied men and women through such circumstances as marital separation
, single parenting, bereavement, and the stresses of work at midlife. "Learning
from strangers" (as he once ...

Health Care In Muslim Asia

Author: Ronald W. O'Connor
Publisher: University Press of America
ISBN: 9780819194459
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But the method of learning in the case of woman is different, in that she must
protect her honor and decency, as well as keep herself covered while studying. A
woman should learn from people who are not strangers to her, such as family
members, in the environment of her home. If such a possibility does not exist, she
can learn from strangers provided she is in the presence of her family and the
stranger does not see her. Purdah and decency is a must for a woman. If a man
allows his ...

Using Narrative In Social Research

Author: Jane Elliott
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1446227383
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... in a qualitative research methods course', in R. Josselson, A. Lieblich, and D.P.
McAdams (eds), Up Close and Personal: The Teaching and Learning of
Narrative Research Washington, DC: American Psychological Association, pp.
79-100. Kvale, S. (1996) Interviews: an introduction to qualitative research
interviewing. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage. Seidman, I. (1998) Interviewing as
Qualitative Research New York: Teacher's College Press. Weiss, R.S. (1994)
Learning from Strangers.

Collective Genius

Author: Linda A. Hill
Publisher: Harvard Business Review Press
ISBN: 1422187594
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... 220 “Learning and Performance in Multidisciplinary Teams” (Bunderson),
254n7 Learning from Strangers (Weiss), 247n2 Learning in Action (Garvin),
251n4 Leavitt, Harold J., 259n10 Lee, Kris, 244 Leonard-Barton, Dorothy, 250n4,
255n1 Lessons of Experience, The (McCall and Lombardo), 261n2 Levers of
Control (Simmons), 255n7 Levien, Roy, 259n1 Lewis, Marianne W., 251n1
Lifshitz-Assaf, Hila, 259n2 Lineback, Kent, 255n10 Linsky, Marty, 258n7 Littman,
Jonathan, 250n6, ...

Practitioner Teacher Inquiry And Research

Author: Carolyn Babione
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118603532
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Developmental sequence in small groups. Psychological Bulletin, 63, 384–399.
Weiss, R. (1994). Learning from strangers: The art and method of qualitative
interview studies. New York, NY: The Free Press. Wenger, E. (1998).
Communities of practice: Learning, meaning, and identity. Cambridge, England:
Cambridge University Press. Wolcott, H. (2001). Writing up qualitative research (
2nd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage. Yin, R. K. (1984). Case study research:
Design and methods.