- Are you confused by academic jargon? - Do you know your `discourse' from your `dialectic'? - Can you tell the difference between `anomie' and `alienation'? The Social Science Jargon Buster tackles the most confusing concepts in the social sciences, brea


Core definition

Exploring a cultural group in order to understand, discover, describe, and interpret a way of life from the point of view of its participants.

Longer explanation

If you were to come to my house for dinner and you were to reflect on that experience, you'd probably do so in relation to what happens in your own ...

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