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This week’s adventure in research involved engaging in an observation and taking notes. This was the challenge:

“Find a public space that interests you and spend a few hours (over a period of a few days, ideally) making some field notes about what you see going on. The following questions might be useful as a guide to your field notes:

  • Where are you? – describe the setting in as much detail as you can.
  • Why did you choose this setting?
  • What activities are people undertaking? What interactions are occurring?
  • What sparks your curiosity about where you are and what is going on?
  • If you were new to this culture, what might you wonder about?”

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