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ERIC Number: EJ369910
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
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Understanding Qualitative Research: A Strategic Approach to Qualitative Methodology.
Husband, Robert; Foster, William
Journal of Humanistic Education and Development, v26 n2 p50-63 Dec 1987
Discusses the basic character of qualitative, humanistic research, identifying its philosophical and theoretical commitments. Provides a taxonomy of investigative strategies employed, including naturalistic inquiry, contextualization, maximized comparisons, sensitizing concepts, and analytic induction. Classifies methods employed as participant observation, conversational analysis, historical and life history, unobtrusive methods, and interviewing. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Language: English
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