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10 do’s and don’ts of making sense of stories (24 Apr 14)

"Universities learn by studies, institutions learn by reports and communities learn by stories.”

John McKnight, an influential American community health theorist and organizer, claims that “universities learn by studies, institutions learn by reports and communities learn by stories.” 

Stories can also be a form of study, or research. Unstructured or semi-structured interviews in qualitative research are essentially forms of story telling. 

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