Systematic Data Collection (Qualitative Research Methods Series 10)

Systematic Data Collection (Qualitative Research Methods Series 10)

Susan C. Weller


Data assortment within the box, no matter if via interviewing or different tools, could be conducted in a established, systematic and clinical approach. This quantity compels box researchers to take very heavily not just what they listen, yet what they ask. Ethnographers have usually found too overdue that the worth in their interview info is discounted because of terrible sampling (of either questions and informants) and terrible elicitation strategies.

The authors concentrate on the significance of creating the correct inquiries to ask by using loose directory ideas; then they describe in functional phrases the management of a powerful array of other forms of informant activity. They finish with a dialogue of reliability and validity of varied equipment which are used to generate extra systematic, culturally significant data.

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