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Description - Research and Inequality by Carole Truman

It has been noted by researchers from a number of backgrounds that the dominant research paradigms of social research have frequently failed to represent the viewpoints of many marginalised groups. The authors of this collection confront this imbalance by looking at how issues such as ethnicity, sexual orientation and identity, disability, gender and ethnicity and health and old age might be addressed in research conducted among groups of people who may often be the objects of research but seldom have any control over what is said about them. Written by people form a wide range of backgrounds, cultures and nationalities, the chapters explore ways in which issues of social diversity and division within the research process might be addressed. While considering whether they might be addressed through an emancipatory research paradigm, the book also examines the philosophical tenets and methodological implications of such an approach. Kalwant Bhopal University of London, Institute of Education, Joanie Cohen-Mitchell Universtity of Massachussets, Grindl Dockery UK, Constantinos N.Phellas City University,

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781857289626
ISBN-10: 1857289625
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x 14mm)
Pages: 276
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 11-Nov-1999
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Carole Truman

Carole Truman is lecturer in Applied Social Science at Lancaster University. Donna M. Mertens is Professor of Educational Foundations and Research at Gallaudet University. Beth Humphries is Principal Lecturer at the Department of Applied Community Studies at Manchester Metropolitan University.

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