In the second iteration of her book on Narrative Methods for the Human Sciences, Riessman presents a clear, concise description of four methods of narrative analysis: thematic, structural, dialogic/performance, and visual. Each section is replete with narrative examples of interviews, conversations, archival and written documents, photographs, and drawings. Riessman uses selections from published narratives to exemplify the process of narrative analysis. This book is applicable and appropriate for a variety of professions in the social sciences.
Narrative Analysis, Visual Analysis, Qualitative Research
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Victor, S. (2009). Telling Tales: A Review of C. K. Riessman’s Narrative Methods for the Human Sciences. The Qualitative Report, 14(3), 172-176. Retrieved from http://nsuworks.nova.edu/tqr/vol14/iss3/11