Essentials of Descriptive-Interpretive Qualitative Research: A Generic Approach

Robert Elliott, Ladislav Timulak

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We present a generic approach to qualitative research in the descriptive-interpretive tradition (including grounded theory, interpretative phenomenological analysis, thematic analysis and consensual qualitative research), emphasizing common, practical research strategies and practices and offering numerous examples.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationWashington. DC
PublisherAmerican Psychological Association
Number of pages120
ISBN (Print)978-1-4338-3371-7
Publication statusPublished - 5 Jan 2021

Publication series

NameEssentials of Qualitative Research
PublisherAmerican Psychological Association


  • qualitative empirical research
  • research methodology


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