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Title: Heterosexuality at the movies : an auto-ethnographic study of young heterosexual women and their viewing experiences
Author: Daine, Nicola A.
Awarding Body: University of Gloucestershire
Current Institution: University of Gloucestershire
Date of Award: 2007
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Abstract:
This thesis takes a qualitative, auto-ethnographic approach to interrogating heterosexuality via a series of in-depth interviews with young women about their experiences of watching films. I have adopted a feminist approach to the research, locating myself within the project via a series of extracts from research diaries I have kept during the project, reflecting my own position as 'researched' as well as 'researcher'. This auto-ethnographic approach draws on the work of previous theorists researching women's lives from a feminist perspective (e.g. Skeggs: 1995, 1997; Stanley and Wise: 1990, 1993; Maynard and Purvis: 1994).
Supervisor: Jennings, Ros ; Allen Collinson, Jacquelyn Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.638052  DOI: Not available
Keywords: HQ The family. Marriage. Woman ; N Visual arts (General) For photography, see TR
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