Applied Research: An Introduction to Qualitative Research Methods and Report Writing provides a basic yet intellectually stimulating textbook on qualitative research.
Level/s: Senior High
- It accompanies the students in an interesting research journey from the first phase (Identifying the inquiry and stating the problem) until the last phase (Reporting and sharing research findings) of doing
research. It prepares the students for their training in qualitative research by setting the foundations on the
general rules and practices in scientific research.
- While the textbook guides the students in every phase of the research process, it also introduces them to the
principles underlying qualitative research, both on its ontological and epistemological foundations as well as
the methodological issues associated with qualitative research.
- In the end, the book does not only equip the students with the knowledge and skills of doing qualitative research, but also to be conversant in debates over the foundations of the social sciences and human sciences.