The dissertation has left the page and this shift toward new forms of scholarship demands a fundamental reconsideration of the ethical implications of research using digital media. There are an increasing number of examples of such scholarship. One dissertation on creating connections between deaf and hearing cultures includes video clips of rehearsals, performances and discussions with the participants involved in the project (Davis Haggerty, 2006). Another, this one on the leadership qualities of community activists, incorporates videos of interviews with the participants (Gutierrez, 2008). A Masters thesis on the relocation of residents from an urban public housing project contains a full-length film documentary of the research including interviews and other footage (Schippling, 2007). These examples, as well ...
Ethics and Representation
Ethics and representation