Qualitative Analysis Methods

The course is an introduction to qualitative research methodology and to the idea that quantitative and qualitative research methods are supplementary, depending on the specific issue that is researched. The course presents pieces of fieldwork research which use qualitative methods, with emphasis on issues of employment.

Evaluation: ESSAY

Reading list

  1. Balan, J. et Jelin, E., 1980. La structure sociale dans la biographie personnelle, Cahiers Internationaux de Sociologie, vol. LXIX, p.269-289. 
  2. Bertaux, D., 1980. L'approche biographique: sa validité méthodologique, ses potentialités, Cahiers Internationaux de Sociologie, vol. LXIX, p.197-225.
  3. Qualitative Data Analysis: A Sourcebook of New Methodes. London: Sage.
  4. Patton, M.Q., 2002. Qualitative Research and Evaluation Methods. 2nd ed. London: Sage.
  5. Robson, C., 2002. Real World Research. 2nd ed. Oxford: Blackwell. 
  6. Van Maanen, J., 1983. Qualitative Methodology. Reed. Beverly Hills, California: Sage.
Secretariat Code
51M209
Category
Optional Course
Credits
3
ERASMUS
Available