ERIC Number: EJ490671
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Reaction to Special Section on Qualitative Research in Counseling Process and Outcome.
Polkinghorne, Donald E.
Journal of Counseling Psychology, v41 n4 p510-12 Oct 1994
Notes that publication of special section of eight qualitative studies marks growing recognition of contribution that qualitative research can make to counseling field. States that researchers of eight studies used adaptation of grounded theory method and that theories generated are positively evaluated with constructivist criteria. Suggests that intensive interviews, triangulation, and theoretical sampling may have strengthened data sets. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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