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Unique in its conceptual coherence and the extent of functional element, this e-book offers a complete source for these thinking about the perform of semi-structured interviewing, the main commonplace interview strategy in social examine, and particularly for in-depth, biographic narrative interviewing. It covers the entire variety of practices from the id of subject matters via to innovations for writing up examine findings in varied ways.

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Or, instead, is she refusing to follow W down a path of exploring an early emotional triangle along which he wishes to go? If the latter, why is she refusing? Is she shifting from 'asking for feelings' to 'asking for story'? What implications will this have for the way in which the rest of the interview will unfold and for the use to which she will subsequently put the material?

Similarly past experiences of formal or informal 'interviewing' (as a parent, in a profession, as somebody allowing somebody to join something, as a jealous lover) will also be there helping to shape and colour what you do. You are likely to respond by 'playing particular interview scenes' or the whole cycle in terms of your unconscious repertoire. In the same interview, both in­ formant and interviewer may be constantly switching roles through a medley of historic 'interview identities' without ever realizing what they are doing.

What can I gather about Old Wu's (changing) subjectivity and the subjectivities of those inside and outside the family with whom she had a complex of voluntary or forced relationships? The 'subjectivity of Old Wu within the interview' may be different from that which she exhibits or possesses or is subject to in other practical and relational contexts of her life. The interplay between my and your subjectivity in an inter­ view interaction is a matter for research. g. , 1984) that subjectivity should b e more fully understood as not just a predisposition within the individual but also as a complex interplay between people - for example, between the interviewer and the interviewee.

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