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Ethnography in the Marketplace
Umeå University, Faculty of Arts, Department of culture and media studies.
2009 (English)In: Culture Unbound. Journal of Current Cultural Research, ISSN 2000-1525, Vol. 1, no 1, 31-49 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

What happens when cultural analysis enters the world of applied research and academics become consultants working with corporations and public institutions? The divide between academic research and commercial ethnography has often hampered communication and critical exchanges between these two worlds.     In this paper we look at the experiences of consultants, drawing on Danish and Swedish examples. What can we learn from them when it comes to organizing research under time pressure, communicating results and making people understand the potentials of cultural analysis? And how could consultants “out there” benefit from a continuing dialogue with their colleagues in Academia?

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Linköping: Linköping University Electronic Press , 2009. Vol. 1, no 1, 31-49 p.
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Applied research, cultural analysis, ethnography, academic identity, consumer studies.
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Ethnology
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URN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-26131DOI: 10.3384/cu.2000.1525.091431OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-26131DiVA: diva2:236852
Available from: 2009-09-25 Created: 2009-09-25 Last updated: 2009-11-10

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