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Title Researching life stories : method, theory, and analyses in a biographical age / Dan Goodley [and others].
Imprint London ; New York : RoutledgeFalmer, 2004.

Subject Social sciences -- Biographical methods.
Alt Name Goodley, Dan, 1972-
Description 1 online resource (x, 213 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-208) and index.
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; Acknowledgements; Preface; Four life stories; Gerry O'Toole: a design for life; 'I'd never met a vegetarian, never mind a lesbian': Colleen's life story; The death story of David Hope; Frank; Doing life story research; Approaching: methodology in life story research; Doing: method in life story research; Informing: epistemology in life story research; Making sense of life stories; Frameworks: analysis in life story research; Findings: four analyses of life stories; Reflexivity: reflections on analyses; The age of biography: personal and political considerations.
Summary It has long been argued that 'an age of biography is upon us'; certainly the life-story now has a well-recognised role as a key resource in social research. This book is the first to offer a comprehensive and practical guide to carrying out.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0203413377 (electronic bk.)
9780203413371 (electronic bk.)
0415306884 (Cloth)
0415306892 (Paper)
OCLC # 56332150
Additional Format Print version: Researching life stories. London ; New York : RoutledgeFalmer, 2004 0415306884 0415306892 (DLC) 2003020014 (OCoLC)53021720

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