Speaking out : storytelling for social change /

Linde Zingaro, a lifelong social service worker and activist, interviewed many colleagues who chose to speak out and the consequences that befell them for doing so. She relays their stories here--as well as her own-- and uses these experience to create a blueprint to help other workers, activists, a...

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Main Author: Zingaro, Linde.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Walnut Creek, Calif. : Left Coast, ©2009.
Series:International Institute for Qualitative Methodology series.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments; CHAPTER 1 Introduction: Disclosure Consequences; CHAPTER 2 Ideology, Terminology, and Method; CHAPTER 3 Conversations in Which Silence Is Not Consent; CHAPTER 4 Vignettes: Professional Confessions; CHAPTER 5 Voicing and Silence: Speaking for Others by Speaking about Ourselves; CHAPTER 6 Preparation for Speaking Out: Polishing the Story; CHAPTER 7 Pedagogical Confessions: Narrating Empowerment for Knowledge Production; CHAPTER 8 Testimony: Performing the Polished Story; CHAPTER 9 Conclusions/Closing: The Portrait of a Practice; Notes; References; Index.