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Comparison Of Qualitative Research Methods

Volume 4 - Issue 4, April 2020 Edition
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Author(s)
Ningxin Li
Keywords
Purposeful sampling, data collection, data analysis, reporting finding
Abstract
Purposeful sampling is an important strategy in a qualitative study. In this type of sampling, participants will be selected by the researcher based on the research questions and research purpose [3]. The author will introduce different qualitative research methodologies and compare them with each other. The author will analyze the differences and similarities of these methods and indicate their advantages. Additionally, the author will introduce the knowledge of data collection and data analysis processes, as well as provide insights on how to analyze findings in a research. By understanding the key characters of the qualitative research methods, the researcher will be able to identify when to apply the qualitative methods and how to choose according to the content of a research.
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