ERIC Number: EJ569763
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Methodological Considerations for Comparing Literary, Historical, and Living Adults as Data Sources.
Rocco, Tonette; Spangler, Sondra; Boggs, David L.
Educational Gerontology, v24 n6 p567-83 Sep 1998
A heuristic study of the methodology used in a civic behavior study examined how data from literary and historical subjects were merged with live interviews, a triangulation that produced rich insights. Suggestions for incorporating nontraditional data sources include considering selection issues and process, media choice, depth, context, and voice. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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