ERIC Number: EJ556234
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Secondary Analysis in Qualitative Research: Thoughts on Data Obsolescence.
Roberts, Brian A.
Bulletin of the Council for Research in Music Education, n130 p44-51 Fall 1996
Notes that large-scale qualitative research projects tend to produce vast data pools from observation journals, interview transcripts, and other material that often is barely analyzed in the originating project. Argues that this material represents a valuable research resource. Includes six suggested rules for the use of older data. (MJP)
Descriptors: Data Analysis, Data Collection, Educational Cooperation, Educational Development, Educational Research, Higher Education, Information Dissemination, Information Transfer, Music Education, Qualitative Research, Research Design, Research Methodology, Research Opportunities, Research Utilization
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: This journal issue consists of selected papers from the, "Qualitative Methodologies in Music Education Research Conference II," held at the School of Music, University of Illinois (Urbana, IL, May 16-18, 1996).