Topic: research design

Stephens | Sizing Up the Sample, Interviews

May 16, 2018

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Andre Stephens QUAL presentation

Andre Stephens is a Ph.D. candidate in Sociology at the University of Washington. He presented on his discovery after completing interviews for his fieldwork that the number of interviews completed was not as important as what one learned from them.

Beyer | Qualitative Research Online

May 22, 2017

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Jessica Beyer

Understanding Online Communities and Politics: Conducting Qualitative Research in Ephemeral Environments For her 2014 award-winning book “Expect Us: Online Communities and Political Mobilization,” Jessica Beyer applied ethnographic methods of observation

Meyer | IRB Review and Qualitative Research

April 28, 2017

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Adrienne Meyer

Challenges and Strategies of Applying Biomedically-focused Regulations to Qualitative Methods All non-exempt research involving human subjects must have advance IRB approval. The University of Washington runs its own Institutional Review