Entering the Field

  • Johanna Higgs


This chapter will explore the methodologies that I employed during my fieldwork. I describe my field sites, how I recruited participants and some of the broader themes I encountered through the fieldwork including learning strategies to keep safe, understanding the role of silence and navigating the complexities that come about as a result of war. I also explore the challenges that I faced throughout the fieldwork and explain how I both navigated these and sought solutions in order to conduct the fieldwork.


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  • Johanna Higgs
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  1. 1.La Trobe UniversityBundooraAustralia

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