Being Ethnographic (3rd ed.)

A Guide to the Theory and Practice of Ethnography

Raymond Madden ,

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Being Ethnographic: A Guide to the Theory and Practice of Ethnography

About the eBook

Being Ethnographic is a fundamental introductory guidebook to process and utilization of doing fieldwork within real-world settings. It explores our understanding of identities, the future of ethnography and the advancing role of technology in a global, networked society. 

The third edition of Being Ethnographic highlights  the challenges introduced by the ethnographers′ own interests, biases and ideologies and demonstrates the importance of methodological reflexivity.

This fully updated third edition includes: 

  • Discussions on technology and multimodality as hands-on tools for the field
  • Helpful insights into making thoughtful choices around a research design 
  • Aid in engaging ethically and effectively within the field 
  • Lasting tips for finalising and conducting research
Raymond Madden provides invaluable guidance for applying fundamental ethnographic principles within the field and gives students and researchers everything they need to walk a mile in someone else′s shoes.
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