week

date

Topic

reading

1

19 enero

Introduction

What is science?

What is qualitative research?

Goodwin (1995)

Madill & Gough (2008)

2

26 enero

The Elements of a Research Project

Aligning the elements

Cultural psychology

Constitution: of knowledge, of persons

Tasks, tools, techniques

Cole, Hook, McDermott

3

2 febrero

Tool 1. FieldworkOld & New Preconceptions About Culture

Static, integrated & systematic, or dispersed, dynamic, & contested.

Access (not entry)

Wk3 diagrams

Geertz (1972)

Harrington (2003),

Geertz in English

4

9 febrero

Tracing a form of life

Tracing object, tracing person

Being obtrusive (not blending in)

The 3 axes of a form of life: order, ordering, orderer

Wk4 slides

Wacquant (2002) prologo

Wacquant (2002) cap 1

Harrington (2002)

 

opcional

Wacquant (1998)

Boesch (1993)

5

16 febrero

What to Do

Writing fieldnotes (not observation)

The rhetoric of ethnographic accounts

Wk 5 slides

Marcus & Cushman 82

opcional

Farmer (2003)

Nordstrom (2004)

6

23 febrero

Student reports

7

2 marzo

Tool 2. Detailed Study of Interaction

Conversation analisis: methods to organize face-to-face interaction Wk 7 slides

Packer (2000)

8

9 marzo

Analisis

Ethnomethodology: methods to produce social order Wk 8 slides

Heritage (2006)

9

16 marzo

Etnometodologia continuada

 

23 marzo

Puente  

10

30 marzo

Power & discourse

Ontological work: care of the self

Packer (in press)

Wacquant on habitus

6 abril

Semana Santa

11

13 abril

Tool 3. Interviews

Conducting an interview: Schedule, scope, extended discourse.

Wk11 slides

Pawson (2006)

Wacquant (1995)

12

20 abril

Analysis of an Interview

Rhetoric & reader response

13

27 abril

Taller en programas por investigación cualitativa

Putting the Pieces Together

Using the tools to complete the tasks.

The Elements of a Research Proposal

Wk12 slides

Transcription conventions

Larreamendy-Joerns (2006)

Small 09

14

4 mayo

Student reports

15

11 mayo

.Overview & Evaluation

Packer (2008)