Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 34, No. 71. Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London Hosted by King's Digital Lab www.dhhumanist.org Submit to: email@example.com Date: 2020-05-28 10:16:14+00:00 From: David Zeitlyn
Subject: Re: [Humanist] 34.67: qualitative and quantitative Dear all another way of bridging/ uniting/ combining quali-quanti approaches is Systematic Anomalous Case Analysis The way I understand it is as using survey (quantitative) approaches to identify the extremes, the odd, anomalous cases and then study those intensively using qualitative approaches This is to turn sociology on its head, in effect arguing that you can better understand the norms by studying the extremes. Shades of Tolstoy too: do we look at all all those happy families, or the odd, unusual, unhappy ones? See: Pearce, L. D. (2002). Integrating Survey and Ethnographic Methods for Systematic Anomalous Case Analysis. Sociological Methodology, 32, 103-132. best wishes davidz -- David Zeitlyn, Professor of Social Anthropology (research). ORCID: 0000-0001-5853-7351 Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography University of Oxford, 51 Banbury Road, Oxford, OX2 6PF, UK. http://www.isca.ox.ac.uk/people/professor-david-zeitlyn http://www.mambila.info/ The Virtual Institute of Mambila Studies http://users.ox.ac.uk/~wolf2728/ 2020 Monograph: Mambila Divination: Framing Questions, Constructing Answers (Routledge Studies in Anthropology) London: Routledge. ISBN 9780367199500 A paper on the intellectual genealogy of primatologists: "Perception, prestige and PageRank" David Zeitlyn, Daniel W. Hook | published 28 May 2019 PLOS ONE https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0216783 Online vizualisation https://livedataoxford.shinyapps.io/DavidZeitlyn/ Oct 2015 open access paper 'Looking Forward, Looking Back' http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/02757206.2015.1076813 Vestiges: Traces of Record http://www.vestiges-journal.info/ Open Access Journal _______________________________________________ Unsubscribe at: http://dhhumanist.org/Restricted List posts to: firstname.lastname@example.org List info and archives at at: http://dhhumanist.org Listmember interface at: http://dhhumanist.org/Restricted/ Subscribe at: http://dhhumanist.org/membership_form.php
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