Merriam, Sharan B., ed., Qualitative Research in Practice: Examples for Discussion and Analysis. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2002.


Gives two examples of research studies done in each of eight types of qualitative research.

Broad Topical Focus

Curriculum Inquiry Guidelines

Source Discipline

Field other than Education

Mode of Inquiry in the Study

Ethnographic Inquiry, Multiple/Mixed Forms of Inquiry

Type of Study

Collection of Studies

Narrow Topic

Knowledge Generation, Qualitative Research


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