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Module Reading List SLSP5365

Approaches and Methods for Media and Culture, 2021/22, Semester 1
Dr Carly O'Neill-Barrett
C.ONeill.Barrett@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Key Readings

Week 1

Bhatt, Chetan (2018) ‘The Dissertation’ in Clive Seale (ed) Researching Society and Culture, London: Sage. Chapter 8

Booth, W., Colomb, G. and Willias, J (1995) The Craft of Research,University of Chicago Press, Chapter 4 ‘From Questions to a Problem’.   OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (fad 07/10/2019)  http://sir.spbu.ru/en/programs/master/master_program_in_international_relations/digital_library/Book%20Research%20seminar%20by%20Booth.pdf  

Gray, A. (2003) ‘A question of research’ in Research Practice for Cultural Studies. London: Sage. pp: 55-77, Chapter 4.     

- you can find this reading in the core reading folder on the VLE

Key Readings - Week 2

Seale, Clive (2018) ‘Philosophy, politics and values’ in Clive Seale (ed) Researching Society and Culture, London: Sage. Chapter 2

Haraway, D. (1988) Situated knowledges: The science question in feminism and the privilege of partial perspective. Feminist Studies., 14(3), pp.575-599   - this reading can be found in the course readings folder.

Mignolo, W. D. (2009) Epistemic Disobedience, Independent Thought and De-Colonial Freedom Theory, culture & society. ISSN: 0263-2764. ISSN: 0263-2764 Vol. 26(7–8): 1–23.   - this reading can be found in the course readings folder.

Film - Kitchen Stories – from VLE

Week 3 - Key Reading

Seale, Clive and Tonkiss, Fran (2018) ‘Content and Text Analysis’ in Clive Seale (ed) Researching Society and Culture, London: Sage. Chapter 24

 

Riffe, D., Lacy, S., Watson, Brendan R., Fico, F. (2013). Defining Content Analysis as a Social Science Tool. In Riffe, et al. (eds.) Analyzing Media Messages. Routledge. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780203551691 (chapter 2)

 

Riffe, D., Lacy, S., Watson, Brendan R., Fico, F. (2013). Designing a Content Analysis In Riffe, et al. (eds.) Analyzing Media Messages. Routledge. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780203551691 (chapter 8)

 

Week 4 - Key Reading

Ali, Suki (2018) ‘Visual Analysis’ in Clive Seale (ed) Researching Society and Culture, London: Sage. Chapter 26

Barthes, R. (1993 [1972]) ‘Myth Today’, in Mythologies, London: Vintage.    OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (afp 09/10/2018)  OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (MAA 23/10/2018) 

Hebdidge, D (1979) Subculture: The Meaning of Style, London: Methuen - Chapter 7

http://www.erikclabaugh.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/181899847-Subculture.pdf

 

Week 5 - Key Reading

Tonkiss, F. (2018) ‘Discourse Analysis’ in Clive Seale (ed) Researching Society and Culture, London: Sage. Chapter 27. OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (RM 02/02/2021) 

Whetherell, M. & Edley, N. (1999) ‘Negotiating Hegemonic Masculinity: Imaginary Positions and Psycho-discursive Practices’, Feminism & psychology. , 9 (3), 335-356 (available online via the library catalogue).     

Hyvarinen, M (2008) Analysing Narratives and Storytelling in Aluutari, P, Bickman, L and Brannen, J (eds) in The SAGE handbook of social research methods , London: Sage.    OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (afp 09/10/2018)  OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (MAA 23/10/2018) 

 

Week 6 Key Reading

Byrne, B. (2018) ‘Qualitative Interviewing’ in Clive Seale (ed) Researching Society and Culture, London: Sage. Chapter 12.

Hansen, A. and Machin, D (2013), ‘Interpreting Audiences: Focus group interviewing’ (Chapter 10) in Media and communication research methods. Basingstoke: Palgrave. pp.227-253.     

May, T. (2011). ‘Interviewing: Methods and Process’, in May, T. Social Research: issues. Issues, method and process. (fourth Edition). Chapter 6. Maidenhead: Open University Press, pp.131-160. (There are a number of earlier editions of this book available in the library)   

Week 7 - Key Reading

Tonkisss, F. (2018) ‘Focus Groups’ in Clive Seale (ed) Researching Society and Culture, London: Sage. Chapter 13.

Ang, I., (1996). Feminist desire and female pleasure. In: J. Storey, ed. Cultural studies and the study of popular culture . Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 513522    OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (afp 09/10/2018)  OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (MAA 23/10/2018) 

Piper, N., 2013. Audiencing Jamie Oliver: Embarrassment, voyeurism and reflexive positioning. Geoforum. 45, pp.346-355.     

Week 8 - Key Reading

Walsh, D. and Seale, C. (2018) ‘Doing Ethnography’ in Clive Seale (ed) Researching Society and Culture, London: Sage. Chapter 14.

 Schein, L (2001) Urbanity, Cosmopolitanism, Consumption in Chen, Clark, Gottschang and Jeffery (eds) China Urban: Ethnographies of contemporary culture, Durham: Duke.

 Pink, S, Horst, H, Postill, J, Hjorth, L, Lewis, T and Tacchi, J (2016) Digital Ethnography: Principles and Practice. London, California and New Delhi: Sage (Chapter 1)    OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (CHG 05/11/2019) 

Week 9 core

Lecture by William Cook

Core reading to be updated  

 

 

Week 10 - Key Reading

Ritchie, J. et al (2013) Qualitative Research Practice: A Guide for Social Science Students and Researchers, Chapter: Designing Fieldwork

This list was last updated on 14/01/2021