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Ethogenic methods: an empirical psychology of action

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Abstract

AIMS. This chapter includes four exercises in the interpretation of documents, three of which are printed as appendices to the chapter. Appendix 1 is a record of a medical consultation; Appendix 2 is a conversation in which a schoolboy explains bullying; and Appendix 3 contains a record of a discussion between family members, together with an analysis of the markers of the social force of the speech units involved, developed from that family’s own interpretations. The fourth exercise involves documents created by the students themselves.

Keywords

Social Force Genetic Endowment Repertory Grid Social Psychological Research Account Analysis 
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