Qualitative research: validity

  • Title: Qualitative research: validity
    Year: 2011
    Keyword(s): qualitative research, validity, descriptive validity, interpretive validity, theoretical validity, generalizability, evaluative validity
    Description: With the increased interest in qualitative research some questions have arisen regarding methodological issues. In particular sample size and validity are the most often queried aspects of qualitative research. This paper aims to provide a review of the concepts of validity in qualitative research.
    Peer Reviewed: Yes
    Type of Item: Journal Articles
    Publication Information: Thomson, S. B. "Qualitative Research: Validity." Journal of Administration and Governance 6, no. 1 (2011), 77-82. http://joaag.com/uploads/7_1__8_Research_method_Anisimova_and_Thomson_FINAL.pdf.
    Language: English