Absolutely Australia's Lowest Prices

Shop over 1.5 Million Toys in our Huge New Range

An Introduction to Qualitative Research


Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

PART 1 FOUNDATIONS OF QUALITATIVE RESEARCH Chapter 1 Why and how to do qualitative research Chapter 2 The qualitative-quantitative distinction Chapter 3 Theoretical frameworks Chapter 4 Methods and data in qualitative research Chapter 5 Texts as data in qualitative research PART 2 RESEARCH DESIGN Chapter 6 Formulating a research question Chapter 7 Choosing and constructing the research design Chapter 8 Planning the process in qualitative research Chapter 9 Ethics of doing qualitative research Chapter 10 Using the existing literature Chapter 11 Entering the field Chapter 12 Sampling Chapter 13 Extending qualitative designs with triangulation PART 3 VERBAL DATA Chapter 14 Collecting verbal data Chapter 15 Doing interviews Chapter 16 Doing focus groups Chapter 17 Using narrative data PART 4 DATA BEYOND TALK Chapter 18 Collecting data beyond talk Chapter 19 Observation and ethnography Chapter 20 Visual data: photography, film and video Chapter 21 Using documents as data Chapter 22 Digital and social media research PART 5 QUALITATIVE DATA ANALYSIS Chapter 23 Analyzing qualitative data Chapter 24 Transcription and data management Chapter 25 Grounded theory coding Chapter 26 Thematic coding and content analysis Chapter 27 Using naturally occurring data: conversation, discourse and hermeneutic analysis Chapter 28 Using software in qualitative data analysis PART 6 GROUNDING, WRITING AND OUTLOOK Chapter 29 Quality of qualitative research: criteria and beyond Chapter 30 Writing qualitative research Chapter 31 State of the art and the future

About the Author

Uwe Flick is a professor of qualitative research at Freie Universitat Berlin, Germany. He is a psychologist and sociologist and holds a PhD from Freie Universitat Berlin. He has been professor at Alice Salomon University (Berlin) and at University of Vienna, Austria. His main research interests include qualitative methods, access to labor market for refugees and after migration, social representations of health, vulnerability, youth homelessness, and technological change in everyday life. He edited The SAGE Handbook of Qualitative Data Analysis (SAGE, 2014), The SAGE Handbook of Qualitative Data Collection (SAGE, 2018), The SAGE Qualitative Research Kit (2nd ed. SAGE, 2018). He is the author of Introducing Research Methodology: A Beginner's Guide to Doing a Research Project (2nd ed., SAGE, 2015), Designing Qualitative Research (2nd ed., SAGE, 2018), Doing Grounded Theory (SAGE, 2018), Doing Triangulation and Mixed Methods (SAGE, 2018), and, most recently, of An Introduction to Qualitative Research (6th ed., SAGE, 2018).


This sixth edition offers a comprehensive yet accessible guide for understanding, designing and successfully carrying out qualitative research. Its combination of insights into different research traditions, practical advice and real-world examples make it a valuable resource for both beginners and experienced qualitative researchers. -- Chris Moeller

The book is a very comprehensive guide for qualitative researchers that covers different methodologies used in information systems research. It provides useful instructions and tips for all stages of a qualitative study, and also helps novices and experts avoid pitfalls when doing qualitative inquiry.

-- Sabine Matook

This 6th edition of "Introduction to Qualitative Research" comprises most recent developments in qualitative social research and navigates the reader through the entire research process from initial planning to dissemination. With the integration of interactive digital elements, it makes it a highly attractive resource for both students and teachers.

-- Carolin Demuth
With the 6th edition, the increased focus on practical implementation fosters a step-by-step guide for new researchers in qualitative research. Furthermore, the digital extension provides novices with an opportunity to work with the comprehensive body of knowledge, making this edition highly recommendable for students. -- Tania B. Leer

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
People also searched for
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling An Introduction to Qualitative Research on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top