Ethnomethodology is a way of discovering unspoken agreements by breaking them and evaluating the consequences. Naturalism is a paradigm based on the assumption that objective social reality exists and can be observed and reported. A main consideration of the latter is that the subjects may change their behavior if they are aware of being observed.

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The Practice of Social Research (M...

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Earl R. Babbie
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The Practice of Social Research (M...

14th Edition
Earl R. Babbie
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305104945

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Chapter 10, Problem 2RQE
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Ethnomethodology is a way of discovering unspoken agreements by breaking them and evaluating the consequences. Naturalism is a paradigm based on the assumption that objective social reality exists and can be observed and reported. A main consideration of the latter is that the subjects may change their behavior if they are aware of being observed.

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