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Biographical research

by Roberts, Brian

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Open University Press in Buckingham, Phildelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography -- Research -- Methodology.,
  • Biography as a literary form.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [178]-199) and index.

    StatementBrian Roberts.
    SeriesUnderstanding social research
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT22 .R63 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 212 p. ;
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3942169M
    ISBN 10033520287X, 0335202861
    LC Control Number2001021067

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Biographical Research reflects a rapid expansion of interest in the study of lives taking place within the social sciences. Life story, oral history, narrative, autobiography, biography and other approaches are being used more and more to explain how individuals interpret experiences and social relationships.5/5(1).

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Included are graphic organizers for research, genre posters, full-page report pages, half-page report pages, trifold report, lap book in two sizes, and construction paper people in two sizes.

Also included are teacher notes, photos and examples of completed reports, a biographical person selection page, as well as editable rubric and checklist.

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