Emic and Etic in Qualitative Research
Published Online: 5 NOV 2012
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The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics
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Markee, N. 2012. Emic and Etic in Qualitative Research. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .
- Published Online: 5 NOV 2012
The origins of the emic/etic distinction in linguistics are to be found in Pike (1967), who distinguished between phonemic and phonetic accounts of the sounds of language.
- discourse analysis;
- research methods in applied linguistics;
- qualitative research methods