This book is not available as a print inspection copy. To download an E-inspection copy click here or for more information contact your local sales representative.
Taking you through each aspect of the research process and explaining the unique challenges of using qualitative methods in psychology, this book offers a complete guide to successfully conducting a qualitative psychological research project.
Clear, concise and accessible, this ‘how to’ manual folds key skills like research design and using technology and software into each chapter. This second edition offers:
- A thorough introduction to foundational concepts that support you through each step of the research process
- New chapters on thematic and narrative analysis
- A set of digital resources designed to make learning about qualitative methods as easy and interactive as possible, including video recordings and transcripts to build key analysis techniques
Through a pragmatic, practical lens, this book provides the perspective and the tools you need to recognize, collect, interpret, and communicate quality qualitative psychological data.
Michael A. Forrester is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Kent, Canterbury.
Cath Sullivan is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Psychology at the University of Central Lancashire.
- Datasets give students the opportunity to put theory into practice and supports their learning with audio and transcripts of five real interviews.
- Interview guide offers information on how to understand and interpret the datasets.
- Videos strengthen student's understanding with tips and tutorials on key concepts.
- Weblinks direct students to helpful resources to broaden their understanding of the topics and enhance the learning experience.