title: Mixed Methods: A Short Guide to Applied Mix Methods Research author: Sam Ladner type: #Book link: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/44768035-mixed-methods?ac=1&from_search=true&qid=VWI5phhcIx&rank=3
Tags: #moc #lit
Ladner outlines the different strengths and weaknesses of qualitative and quantitative research methods, providing a framework for leveraging the strengths of each approach. She suggests that the differences are more fundamental than simply an issue of data types; rather, they are informed by fundamental differences in the epistemological and ontological lenses that each approach takes.
Qualitative and Quantitative Research methods
- Qualitative and quantitative research methods each have trade-offs
- Qualitative and quantitative research represent different philosophies of knowledge.
- Qualitative research excels at explanation