NCRM Methods Review Papers, NCRM/005. Mixed Methods Research: A discussion paper

Brannen, Julia (2005) NCRM Methods Review Papers, NCRM/005. Mixed Methods Research: A discussion paper. Discussion Paper. Unpublished. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

This paper proposes to • Define mixed method research • Set out some of the reasons why mixed methods may currently be in the ascendancy and identify opportunities and risks attached to these for researchers • Consider some of the main rationales for choosing a mixed method research strategy – the three Ps of paradigms, pragmatics and politics • Explicate how a mixed method strategy plays out during the research process: the research design phase, the fieldwork phase, the analysis phase and contextualisation • Address particular issues: Quality criteria, teaching mixed methods, writing up mixed methods research

Item Type:Working Paper (Discussion Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:NCRM Publications
Subjects:1. Frameworks for Research and Research Designs > 1.22 Mixed Methods
ID Code:89
Deposited By: NCRM users
Deposited On:09 Nov 2007 14:49
Last Modified:12 Oct 2010 17:34

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