Ethnographic Case Study:
Define research goals:
How prepared are the residents of Japantown and Hensley for a disaster?
Observe residents and layout of a section of Japantown
Write script protocol
Gain informed consent
Interview a resident of Japantown
Code data and determine themes.
Synthesize the data and present a poster for the client, which was Japantown Prepared
Determined people needed to be better prepared and that preparedness was influenced by various socio-economic factors.