AUTOETHNOGRAPHY: AN OVERVIEW

Astrolabio: Nueva Época. 2015;0(14):249-273

 

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Journal Title: Astrolabio: Nueva Época

ISSN: 1668-7515 (Online)

Publisher: Universidad Nacional de Córdoba

Society/Institution: Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios sobre Cultura y Sociedad (CIECS)

LCC Subject Category: Social Sciences: Social sciences (General)

Country of publisher: Argentina

Language of fulltext: Portuguese, Spanish; Castilian

Full-text formats available: PDF

 

AUTHORS

Carolyn Ellis (Department of Communication University of South Florida)
Tony E. Adams (Department of Communication, Media & Theatre Northeastern Illinois University)
Arthur P. Bochner (Department of Communication University of South Florida)

EDITORIAL INFORMATION

Double blind peer review

Editorial Board

Instructions for authors

Time From Submission to Publication: 12 weeks

 

Abstract | Full Text

<p class="fqsintroabstract"><span lang="EN-US">Autoethnography is an approach to research and writing that seeks to describe and systematically analyze personal experience in order to understand cultural experience. This approach challenges canonical ways of doing research and representing others and treats research as a political, socially-just and socially-conscious act. A researcher uses tenets of autobiography and ethnography to do and write autoethnography. Thus, as a method, autoethnography is both process and product.</span></p>