Ethnographic Fieldwork: The Self as an Informant and an Observer
In general, reflexivity is a turning back on oneself, a process of self-reference which recognizes the centrality of the subjectivity of the researcher to the production and representation of ethnographic knowledge. As I have done this research in my own social and cultural setting, this research has been immensely influenced and shaped by my own experience, memory and understanding of film and media. My ethnographic self has been a valuable resource for my research.
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