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Wording Pictures: Discovering Heartful Autoethnography
The Handbook of the Arts in Qualitative Social Science Research (2004)
  • Carolyn S Ellis, University of South Florida
  • K Scott-Hoy

The Handbook of the Arts in Qualitative Inquiry: Perspectives, Methodologies, Examples, and Issues represents an unfolding and expanding orientation to qualitative social science research that draws inspiration, concepts, processes, and representational forms from the arts. In this defining work, J. Gary Knowles and Ardra L. Cole bring together the top scholars in qualitative methods to provide a comprehensive overview of the past, present, and future of arts-based research. This Handbook provides an accessible and stimulating collection of theoretical arguments and illustrative examples that delineate the role of the arts in qualitative social science research.

  • Autoethnography,
  • Art,
  • Autoethnographic Art,
  • Method,
  • Art Method,
  • Pictures,
  • Ethnography,
  • Narrative,
  • Methodology,
  • Qualitative Methodology,
  • Qualitative Methods,
  • Qualitative Inquiry
Publication Date
Ardra Cole and J. Gary Knowles
Citation Information
Carolyn S Ellis and K Scott-Hoy. "Wording Pictures: Discovering Heartful Autoethnography" The Handbook of the Arts in Qualitative Social Science Research (2004)
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