Qualitative research: validity

Author
Thomson, S. Bruce
Faculty Advisor
Date
2011
Keywords
qualitative research , validity , descriptive validity , interpretive validity , theoretical validity , generalizability , evaluative validity
Abstract (summary)
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.
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.
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Item Type
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Language
English
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