Sharan B. Merriam, Elizabeth J. Tisdell – Qualitative Research


The best-selling guide to qualitative research, updated and expanded.

Qualitative Research is the essential guide to understanding, designing, conducting, and presenting a qualitative research study. This fourth edition features new material covering mixed methods, action research, arts-based research, online data sources, and the latest in data analysis, including data analysis software packages as well as narrative and poetic analysis strategies. A new section offers multiple ways of presenting qualitative research findings. The accessible, jargon-free style makes this audiobook ideal for both novice and experienced researchers, emphasizing the role of a theoretical framework in designing a study while providing practical guidance.

Qualitative research reaches beyond the what, where, and when of quantitative analysis to investigate the why and how behind human behavior and the reasons that govern such behavior, but this presents a number of significant challenges. This guide is an invaluable reference for students and practitioners alike, providing the deep understanding that this sometimes difficult area of research requires to produce accurate results.

PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying PDF will be available in your Audible Library along with the audio.

Author: Sharan B. Merriam, Elizabeth J. Tisdell
Narrator: Marguerite Gavin
Duration: 11 hours 1 min
Released: 19 Jun 2008
Publisher: Gildan Media
Language: English

User Review:

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This book provides a depth of information regarding qualitative analysis from their perspective as well as scholars who are widely accepted in the field of research.