11. Shifting Researcher Positions During a Group Interview Study: A Reflexive Analysis and Re-View

  1. Linda Finlay and
  2. Brendan Gough
  1. Brendan Gough

Published Online: 21 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470776094.ch11

Reflexivity: A Practical Guide for Researchers in Health and Social Sciences

Reflexivity: A Practical Guide for Researchers in Health and Social Sciences

How to Cite

Gough, B. (2003) Shifting Researcher Positions During a Group Interview Study: A Reflexive Analysis and Re-View, in Reflexivity: A Practical Guide for Researchers in Health and Social Sciences (eds L. Finlay and B. Gough), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470776094.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 22 JUL 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632064144

Online ISBN: 9780470776094

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Keywords:

  • reflexive analysis;
  • masculine identities;
  • self-deprecation;
  • social constructionalists;
  • culture

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • The study

  • Post-hoc reflexivity

  • Researcher as ‘pundit’

  • Researcher as ‘comedian’

  • Researcher as ‘critic’: confronting ‘problematic’ participant talk

  • Researcher as ‘professional’: defensively (mis) managing personal questions

  • Final remarks

  • Summary

  • References