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Mastering the Semi-Structured Interview and BeyondFrom Research Design to Analysis and Publication$
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Anne Galletta

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780814732939

Published to NYU Press Scholarship Online: March 2016

DOI: 10.18574/nyu/9780814732939.001.0001

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Crafting a Design to Yield a Complete Story

Crafting a Design to Yield a Complete Story

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(p.9) 1 Crafting a Design to Yield a Complete Story
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Mastering the Semi-Structured Interview and Beyond
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Anne Galletta

William E. Cross

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NYU Press
DOI:10.18574/nyu/9780814732939.003.0002

This chapter addresses the role of extant literature and its influence in the crafting of a research design. Existing literature informs the development of a research question, selection of methods for data collection, and formulation of an analytical framework. Searching through these databases, using terms related to the topic, yields considerable sources, including journal articles, books, reports, and other relevant materials. The chapter also draws on some examples of initial approaches to the desegregation study to demonstrate the process for approaching a research in a way that is attendant to its local meanings as well as to broader spheres of influence.

Keywords:   literature, research question, data collection, methods, analytical framework, desegregation study

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