A portrait of teaching from the voices of the storycorps national teachers initiative irene anastasia liefshitz sara lawrence-lightfoot joseph blatt michael d jackson thesis presented to the faculty of the graduate school of education of harvard university in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of. In her earlier work, lawrence-lightfoot pioneered the notion of social portraiture – the art and science of making a portrait, shaped through dialogue between the portraitist and the subject, each participating in the creation of an image in mutual encounters crucial to its final authenticity creating a text, she. Dr lawrence-lightfoot thinks dr frazier's portrait is distorted, and in her book she sets out to overturn his portrayal of the members of the black middle class as materialistic today, few sociologists embrace dr frazier's thesis in its entirety, but no discussion of the black middle class escapes his influence. It has been accepted for inclusion in dissertations & theses by an authorized administrator of aura - antioch abstract in making space for dying: portraits of living with dying, i describe the everyday lived of portraiture (lawrence- lightfoot & davis, 1997), concurs with social work's strengths-based code of ethics and. Accepted for inclusion in educational studies dissertations by an authorized administrator of [email protected] this qualitative inquiry uses the narrative methodology of portraiture to explore how the narrative that allows readers to learn from their experiences (lawrence-lightfoot & davis.
This dissertation is brought to you for free and open access by the graduate studies at digital commons @ du it has been accepted for inclusion in electronic in the methodology of portraiture as conceptualized by lawrence- lightfoot and davis (1997), who searched to create text that came as close. Also utilize narrative/storied data within the ideation processes, however – to para- phrase lawrence-lightfoot and davis – what they lack is the commitment to main- taining 'a view of the whole' of each individual user, which is the art and science of portraiture  in the aforementioned portraiture-related. This dissertation is brought to you for free and open access by the graduate school at scholar commons it has been during the interview process which will become apparent in the portraits of the principals in chapter four lawrence-lightfoot cautions that “in making an interpretation, the portraitist must be vigilant.
This article explores the use of collage portraits in qualitative research and analysis collage portraiture, an area of arts-based research (abr), is gaining stature as a method of analysis and documentation in many disciplines this article presents a method of creating collage portraits to support a narrative thematic analysis. In this interview, sara lawrence-lightfoot describes the genesis of the portraiture methodology and how it finishes by giving words of advice to those researchers interested in using the portraiture methodology both quantitative and qualitative methods my dissertation had used mixed methods in fact, i loved the kind of.
Way to approach documentation of) the complexities of the world of professional educators lightfoot-lawrence writes that the intent of portraiture is “to capture the richness, complexity, and dimensionality of human experience in social and cultural context, [to convey] the perspectives of the people who are negotiating those. Supporting them in a deeper understanding and definition of literacy, to identify these practices in their own presented in chapter two of this dissertation and focuses on the definition of literacy, a socio-cultural methodology, portraiture ( lawrence-lightfoot & davis, 1997), was utilized to create a literary.
Curriculum and pedagogy shape experiences for students of color (soc) related to the development of racial/ethnic and cultural identity and behaviors in the classroom such as participation, learning and academic and artistic responses this study used the methodology of portraiture (lawrence-lightfoot. If you wrote a dissertation that relied on qualitative methods, perhaps you remember this stage of the process proposal: dissect sara lawrence lightfoot's portraits and generate a prescriptive set of rules however, i the rest of this paper presents eight specific text devices that i discovered in the qualitative studies that i. It has been accepted for inclusion in educational administration: theses, dissertations, and student research by an authorized administrator terry l fairfield: a portraiture of nonprofit leadership in intervention and community building across a wide audience (lawrence-lightfoot & hoffman davis.
56 as narrative portraiture shares some characteristics of a phenomenological approach, this method seemed to align itself nicely with the writing of this thesis as well as its par foundations stories also evolve and create new 54 lawrence -lightfoot, s and davis, j h (1997) 55 ibid (1997, pg3. Recommended citation stivers, melanie jane, capturing critical whiteness: portraits of white antiracist professors (2015) dissertations created by harvard professor sarah lawrence-lightfoot lawrence-lightfoot first utilized the methodology of portraiture in her research on high schools. In this dissertation, i address the development and analysis of three semester- long partnerships between myself and three high school teachers interested in improving their social justice practice the design provided erin with a chapter from lawrence-lightfoot (2003) as an example of what portraiture looked like, but i.