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Virtual Ethnography (Intermediate Level)
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Lehmann, Susan, and Norah Schultz. 2010. “Virtual Ethnography (Intermediate Level)”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


In this exercise we will conduct an ethnographic study of a group through the internet.
Ethnography is a well-known method of qualitative research in which the researcher
uses techniques such as participant observation to study a group or community. You
will select a chat room, and as a participant observer you will conduct an analysis of...

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