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Evaluating Qualitative Research

Jeasik Cho


This book provides the qualitative research community with some insight on how to evaluate the quality of qualitative research. This topic has gained little attention during the past few decades. We, qualitative researchers, read journal articles, serve on masters’ and doctoral committees, and also make decisions on whether conference proposals, manuscripts, or large-scale grant proposals should be accepted or rejected. It is assumed that various perspectives or criteria, depending on various paradigms, theories, or fields of discipline, have been used in assessing the quality of qualitative r ... More

Keywords: evaluation, qualitative research, criteria, checklists, rubrics, validity, journal review guides, mixed methods, politics of evidence

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2017 Print ISBN-13: 9780199330010
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2017 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780199330010.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Jeasik Cho, author
Associate Professor, Educational Studies, University of Wyoming