ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Council for Social Development, New Delhi,and G B Pant Social Science Institute, Prayagraj,A Constituent Institute of Allahabad University


Invite application for one week programme on

Qualitative Methods in Social Sciences: Ethnography, Narratives and Social Stories

(28 November to 02 December 2022)
Last Date of Application: 20 November 2022

Duration: One Week

Venue: Council for Social Development, New Delhi

Eligible participants: Students/ researchers/ faculty members in research institutions/universities/ colleges, development professionals and government officers.

Course contents: Understanding specificities of Indian society; different methods of qualitative research; selecting the field; the question of outsider and insider; selection of respondents; family tree and biographical notes of respondents; retrieving the memories; semi structured and un-structured interviews (Baat-se-baat methodology); focused group discussions (FGDs) to validate the facts and fill in the incomplete stories; capturing the silence, murmuring, half sentences; inclusion of left out resources (proverbs, folk stories and songs); content analysis and discourse analysis; visual representation of qualitative data; writing social stories

Course contribution: Rs. 6000/- (inclusive of kit bag, course material, lunch & refreshments) Payment through online transfer/Crossed Cheque/ DD in favour of Council for Social
Development, payable at Delhi or NEFT (A/c no. 600720100050048, Bank of India, IFSC Code BKID0006007)

Application details: /

Contact: Dr. Archana Singh:
              Ms Jaya Lekshmi Nair:

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