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ENG 112: Basic Research

Field Research

Field ResearchWhat is field research?

Field research is a qualitative method of research concerned with understanding and interpreting the social interactions of groups of people, communities, and society by observing and interacting with people in their natural settings. The methods of field research include: direct observation, participant observation, and qualitative interviews.

West, J. "Field Research." Child Care & Early Education Research Connections. March 2019.


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