By Hubert Knoblauch, Bernt Schnettler, Jürgen Raab, Hans-Georg Soeffner
Within the previous few years now we have witnessed the frequent proliferation of video camcorders as a strong and complex tool for info assortment. Video is more and more utilized in large parts of analysis in the course of the social sciences. It makes it possible for a wealthy recording of social techniques and offers a totally new type of info. Used as a «microscope of interaction», this «video revolution» is predicted to exert profound influence on learn perform. yet regardless of its recognition as an device, the methodological dialogue of video continues to be underdeveloped. This e-book gathers a variety of exceptional eu researchers within the box of qualitative interpretive video research. The contributions talk about the the most important beneficial properties of video info and current varied techniques easy methods to deal with, interpret, examine and current video information amassed in quite a lot of «real international» social fields. The e-book thereby goals at supplying an summary on modern interpretive and qualitative ways to video research.