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Designing Qualitative Research

Second Edition
  • Uwe Flick - Professor of Qualitative Research in Social Science and Education, Free University, Berlin, Germany


© 2018 | 200 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd

This concise introduction to qualitative research design will help you to think through the questions you need to ask when embarking on your research. Uwe Flick discusses each stage of the process of designing qualitative research,from turning an idea into a research question, selecting a sample, choosing an appropriate strategy, developing a conceptual framework and data source, and preparing for data collecting and analysis.

This book can be used alongside other titles in the SAGE Qualitative Research Kit but can equally be used on its own. It is an invaluable companion to students and scholars embarking on research in in the social sciences, health, business and education.


 
1. What is qualitative research?
 
2. From an idea to a research question
 
3. How to design qualitative research
 
4. Sampling, selecting and access
 
5. Resources and stumbling blocks
 
6. Quality in qualitative research
 
7. Ethics in qualitative research
 
8. Verbal data
 
9. Ethnography and visual data
 
10. Analyzing qualitative data
 
11. Beyond method: Grounded Theory, Triangulation and Mixed Methods
 
12. Designing qualitative research: some conclusions

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Uwe Flick

Uwe Flick is Professor of Qualitative Research in Social Science and Education at the Freie Universität Berlin, Germany. He is a trained psychologist and sociologist and received his PhD from the Freie Universität  Berlin in 1988 and his Habilitation from the Technical University of Berlin in 1994. He has been Professor of Qualitative Research at Alice Salomon University of Applied Sciences in Berlin, Germany and at the University of Vienna, Austria. Previously, he was Adjunct Professor at the Memorial University of Newfoundland in St. John’s, Canada; a Lecturer in research methodology at the Friee Universität Berlin; a Reader and... More About Author

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