A Review of The Oxford Handbook of Qualitative Methods.
Researchers can discover the dynamism of new methods of qualitative inquiry and discover new applications for the established methods. The Oxford Handbook of Qualitative Methods (2014), edited by Patricia Leavy examines topics ranging from the politics of knowledge to researcher prejudice and bias extant in qualitative research. History, ethics, philosophy, and theoretical approaches of qualitative research are presented in acogent manner. Topics include grounded theory, feminist research, indigenous methodologies, narrativeinquiry, ethnography, case studies, oral history, content analysis, Internet research, photography and artsbasedresearch, community-based research, qualitative disaster research, and mixed-methods. Chapters aredevoted to skill-building techniques for interviewing, focus groups, coding and analysis strategies, writing,and evaluating qualitative research. This book will become a valued resource for scholars.
SOURCE: Jordan, D. (2018). Contemporary Methodological Approaches to Qualitative Research: A Review of The Oxford Handbook of Qualitative Methods. The Qualitative Report, 23(3), 547-556. Retrieved from http://nsuworks.nova.edu/tqr/vol23/iss3/4
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