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Mastering the Semi-Structured Interview and Beyond: From Research Design to Analysis and Publication

Anne Galletta


This book offers an in-depth step-by-step guide to the use of semi-structured interviews in qualitative research. By tracing the life of an actual research project—an exploration of a school district's effort over 40 years to address racial equality—as a consistent example threaded across the book, it shows how readers can approach the planning and execution of their own new research endeavor, and illuminates unexpected real-life challenges they may confront and how to address them. The book offers a close look at the inductive nature of qualitative research, the use of researcher reflexivity, ... More

Keywords: semi-structured interviews, qualitative research, research planning, research execution, researcher reflexivity, data collection, data analysis, data interpretation

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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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Anne Galletta, author

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