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ERIC Number: EJ273710
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
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Problems of Reliability and Validity in Ethnographic Research.
LeCompte, Margaret D.; Goetz, Judith Preissle
Review of Educational Research, v52 n1 p31-60 Spr 1982
Issues of reliability and validity in ethnographic design are compared to their counterparts in experimental design. Threats to the credibility of ethnographic research are summarized and categorized. Strategies intended to enhance credibility (study design, data collection, data analysis, and presentation of findings) are incorporated throughout the investigative process. (Author/LC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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