Building connections in qualitative research

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Carolyn ELLIS and Art BOCHNER tell the stories of their education, their interests in and commitment to qualitative research as a way to make meaning in and through personal relationships, and their passion for creating a community of narrative and autoethnographic researchers as a complement to - rather than a replacement for - the knowledge generated through more traditional forms of qualitative and quantitative research.

Original languageEnglish
JournalForum Qualitative Sozialforschung
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2004


  • Autoethnography
  • Communication
  • Emotions
  • Family communication
  • Interpersonal relationships
  • Qualitative inquiry
  • Qualitative research
  • Sociology
  • Symbolic interaction

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