Lectura, género, penitenciaría: apuntes sobre metodología de una investigación cualitativa

Sequeiros, Paula . Lectura, género, penitenciaría: apuntes sobre metodología de una investigación cualitativa., 2020 In: Metodologías y experiencias de investigación en comunicación e información. Sociedad Latina de Comunicación Social, pp. 255-265. [Book chapter]

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English abstract

The purpose of this text is both to share doubts and comments, and to bring to the debate some solutions that I recreated or developed during my investigation in a women's prison. This project was conducted through field work in the Special Prison Establishment of Santa Cruz do Bispo, for four months in 2012. The editors of this book proposed me to write a text that would be oriented to researchers and professionals who have to deal with the published literature and with their research design. I will do it from the interdisciplinary crossing of some areas: reading, prison libraries, sociology of culture and prison life. My recent participation in a seminar at the Faculty of Documentation and Communication Sciences, University of Extremadura, Badajoz, and the debate between colleagues that took place there, created the right moment for me to resume this topic. To avoid redundancy in relation to what I have written, I will point to my published works where some of the problems I will raise have already been addressed in detail. At the same time, I will refer to some literature that I consider to be a good basis for an in-depth study of more controversial or less widespread topics.

Spanish abstract

El propósito de este texto es tanto compartir dudas y comentarios, como traer a debate algunas soluciones que se presentaron durante mi investigación en una cárcel femenina. Este proyecto fue conducido por medio de un trabajo de campo en el Estabelecimento Prisional Especial de Santa Cruz do Bispo, durante cuatro meses en el 2012. Las editoras de este libro me propusieron desarrollar un texto que se dirigiera a las y los investigadores y profesionales que se enfrentan con la literatura publicada y con el diseño de investigación. Lo haré a partir del cruce interdisciplinario de algunas áreas: lectura, bibliotecas penitenciarias, sociología de la cultura y de la vida penitenciaria. Mi reciente participación en un seminario en la Facultad de Ciencias de la Documentación y la Comunicación, de la Universidad de Extremadura, Badajoz y el debate entre colegas que allí tuvo lugar, crearon el momento propicio para que yo retome este tema. Para evitar redundancias en relación a lo que ya he dicho, apunto para mis trabajos publicados donde algunos de los problemas que plantearé ya fueron abordados en detalle. Paralelamente me referiré a alguna literatura que considero es una buena base para un estudio profundo de temas más polémicos o menos divulgados.

Item type: Book chapter
Keywords: methodology, qualitative research, reading, female prisons, feminism, epistemology, metodología, investigación cualitativa, prisiones femeninas, modos de lectura, feminismo
Subjects: A. Theoretical and general aspects of libraries and information. > AZ. None of these, but in this section.
C. Users, literacy and reading. > CB. User studies.
Depositing user: Ana Paula Sequeiros
Date deposited: 01 Jun 2020 06:58
Last modified: 01 Jun 2020 06:58
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10760/40010


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