Accidental Ethnography: An Inquiry into Family Secrecy by Christopher N Poulos

By Christopher N Poulos

every one relatives has its secrets and techniques, ones that form relations communique and relationships in a manner usually unknown to the outsider and sometimes the family members itself. Autoethnographers, scholars of those relationships, confront many silences of their makes an attempt to appreciate those social worlds. it is usually the unintended slip, the spontaneous dialogue, the offhanded remark that opens this terrain of secrets and techniques to the conscientious storyteller. unintended Ethnography delves into this shadowy global of ache and loss within the hopes of discovering efficient, moral avenues for remodeling the key lives of households into strong narratives of desire. It merges autoethnographic process with the healing energy of storytelling to heal kin wounds. Poulos’s lyrical textual content will attract these in ethnography, interpersonal verbal exchange, and relations relationships alike.

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Every one kinfolk has its secrets and techniques, ones that form family members communique and relationships in a fashion often unknown to the outsider and sometimes the kin itself. Autoethnographers, scholars of those relationships, confront many silences of their makes an attempt to appreciate those social worlds. it is usually the unintentional slip, the spontaneous dialogue, the offhanded remark that opens this terrain of secrets and techniques to the conscientious storyteller.

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