Compare and Contrast Qualitative Research Techniques Instructions
This week, you were presented with various types of qualitative research techniques. For this assignment, choose four of these qualitative research techniques, and then compare and contrast each of these techniques. Be sure your paper addresses the following for each technique:
Explain how the technique is used.
Determine which type of research the technique is best designed for.
Analyze the types of research used by each technique.
Use your own company to examine which technique would be best suited for a problem that must be researched.
Research and discuss how technology has changed the nature of qualitative research.
Length: 5-7 pages, not including the title/cover page and reference page
References: Include a minimum of three scholarly resources.
Your paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course by providing new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards. Be sure to adhere to Northcentral University’s Academic Integrity Policy.
External Resource (S): Books and Resources for this Week
- Business Research Methods
Zikmund, W. , Babin, B. J., Carr, J. , & Griffin, M. (2013). Business research methods 9th ed. Mason, OH Cengage Learning.
Read Chapter 7
- Harrison, R. I. (2013). Using mixed methods designs in the Journal of Business Research, 1990–2010. Journal of Business Research, 66(11), 2153-2162.
- Roig-Tierno, N., Huarng, K., & Ribeiro-Soriano, D. (2016). Qualitative comparative analysis: Crisp and fuzzy sets in business and management…
Supplemental (External) Resource
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