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Visual methodologies: participatory potential, practicalities, de-familiarisation and dissemination

Mannay, Dawn ORCID: 2014. Visual methodologies: participatory potential, practicalities, de-familiarisation and dissemination. SAGE Research Methods Cases, London: SAGE Publications, (10.4135/978144627305013496529)

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The use of visual methods in social science research has become popular, and creative techniques are widely recognised as having the potential to evoke more nuanced understanding of the ways in which other people experience their worlds. This ‘methods in action’ case focuses on the visual data production techniques of photo-elicitation, mapping and collage making, and examines four key areas. First, the case engages with debates around the participatory potential of visual data production and complicates the idea that visual methods are necessarily participatory. Second, practicalities are considered in relation to working with visual data in the field. Third, the case explores the idea of familiarity by introducing data examples where visual methods

Item Type: Book Section
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Social Sciences (Includes Criminology and Education)
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
N Fine Arts > N Visual arts (General) For photography, see TR
T Technology > TR Photography
Uncontrolled Keywords: Visual Methods Qualitative Research
Additional Information: 08/08/14 Full text added as per publisher permission in attached email
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 9781446273050
Funders: Economic and Social Research Council
Date of First Compliant Deposit: 30 March 2016
Last Modified: 27 Oct 2022 08:31

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