ERIC Number: EJ438824
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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An Uneasy Alliance: Combining Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methods.
Buchanan, David R.
Health Education Quarterly, v19 n1 p117-35 Spr 1992
In a study of the relationship between moral reasoning and teenage drug use, problems arose in an attempt to reduce qualitative data to a quantitative format: (1) making analytic sense of singular and universal responses; (2) the mistaken logical inference that each pattern of judgment should have behavioral indicators; and (3) construction and use of ideal types. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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