Skip to main content

Research in Culturally Dreaded Places: Navigating Trust, Tone, and Intergenerational Tensions in Elder Care Research

By: Published: 2018 | Product: SAGE Research Methods Cases Part 2
+- LessMore information
Search form
No results
Not Found
Download Case PDF


Based on a study of elders and their caregivers in long-term care, Erickson invites students to consider the ethical challenges of ethnographic research. She provides examples of unexpected interactions and circumstances when researchers are embedded in a research site. Using the example of gratitude in the research process, Erickson raises ethical questions about research conduct in all its complexity in dreaded cultural sites like nursing homes.

Looks like you do not have access to this content.

Copy and paste the following HTML into your website