Just as interviewers of a newspaper, magazine, or journal reorganize, the information shared by the interviewee to ens...
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...e subjects as they embark on a journey of storytelling while making connections to meaningful contexts in the subjects’ lives. Given this form of qualitative research, researchers “capture an everyday, normal form of data that is familiar to individuals” yet learn about the issues ordinary people face now a day (Creswell, 2008, p. 512). With this in mind, by engaging in restorying as a component of narrative research design, researchers have the opportunity to explore individuals beyond variables. Restorying offers opens the door to explore the meaningful stories of others in their own setting as it applies them in the context of the study and yet contribute to the much-needed efforts of educational research.
Creswell, J.W.(2008). Educational Research: Planning Conducting, and Evaluating Quantitative and Qualitative Research. Pearson 3rd Ed.
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