ERIC Number: ED212097
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Nov-23
Reference Count: 0
Introduction to Qualitative Research Methodology: Purpose, Characteristics, Procedures, [and] Examples.
Originally given as a miniseminar at the 1980 annual convention of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, the paper provides an introduction to descriptive-qualitative research methodology as applied to hearing, speech, and language problems. Considered are definition and history of qualitative research; purpose; characteristics (such as the involved participation of the researcher with the phenomena observed); need or justification (its particular applicability to human problems and encounters); approaches (including the use of sensitizing concepts, inference, and researcher involvement); techniques and procedures; and examples. (DB)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Qualitative Research
Note: Miniseminar presentation of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Annual Convention (Detroit, MI, November 23, 1980).