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Title Using qualitative methods in psychology / Mary Kopala, Lisa Suzuki, [editors].

Published Thousand Oaks : Sage, [1999]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  150.72 KOPA    MISSING
 UniM Bund  150.72 USIN {Bund81 20190820}    AVAILABLE
Physical description xv, 237 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Sect. 1. Foundational Issues in Qualitative Methods. 1. Qualitative Research: A Matter of Hermeneutics and the Sociology of Knowledge / David L. Rennie. 2. Locating the Qualitative Research Genre / Lisa Tsoi Hoshmand. 3. An Exploration of Quality in Qualitative Research: Are "Reliability" and "Validity" Relevant? / Elizabeth Merrick. 4. The Role of the Qualitative Researcher / Daniel Sciarra. 5. Merging Qualitative and Quantitative Perspectives in a Research Identity / Joseph G. Ponterotto and Ingrid Grieger. 6. Ethics in Qualitative Research / Cori Cieurzo and Merle A. Keitel. 7. The Internet and Qualitative Research: Opportunities and Constraints on Analysis of Cyberspace Discourse / Patricia O'Brien Libutti. 8. Teaching Qualitative Research in Psychology / Sally D. Stabb. 9. Designing Qualitative Research Reports for Publication / Constance T. Fischer -- Sect. 2. Applying Qualitative Methods in Psychology.
10. Exploring Multicultural Issues Using Qualitative Methods / Lisa A. Suzuki, Maria Prendes-Lintel and Lauren Wertlieb / [et al.]. 11. Qualitative Methods for an Outsider Looking In: Lesbian Women and Body Image / Nancy Salkin Asher and Kenneth Chavinson Asher. 12. Friendship Patterns Among Urban Adolescent Boys: A Qualitative Account / Niobe Way and Kerstin Pahl. 13. Capturing the Process of Family Therapy as Social Meaning Construction / Joy M. Tanji. 14. Using a Qualitative Method to Study Clinical Supervision: What Is Effective Clinical Supervision? / Virginia O'Brien and Mary Kopala. 15. Relationship-Based Change: A Feminist Qualitative Research Case / Michelle Maher. 16. The Use of Focus Groups Within a Participatory Action Research Environment / John O'Neill, Barbara B. Small and John Strachan. 17. Qualitative Research in Program Evaluation / Leo Goldman -- Afterword / Mary Kopala and Lisa A. Suzuki.
Summary The authors analyze the observational methods which historically form the basis of the field of psychology. They go on to address topics such as: validity and reliability, training issues, ethics, and use of qualitative computer programmes. In the second part, issues related to the application of qualitative methods are considered, for example HIV//AIDS, feminist perspectives, vocational, and adolescent development.
Other author Suzuki, Lisa A., 1961-
Subject Psychology -- Research -- Methodology.
ISBN 0761910360 (alk. paper)
0761910379 (paperback: alk. paper)