Blending and Adapting the Approaches
By this point, you should have a solid foundational understanding of the five approaches to qualitative research. In this Discussion, you will take your knowledge a step further by discussing how the approaches might be blended or adapted to suit particular research questions or topics.
To prepare for this Discussion:
- Review the required reading and media segment for this week.
- Consider situations in which blending or adapting two or more research approaches might be useful. What kinds of research questions would benefit from such a blending or adapting?
With these thoughts in mind:
3-4 pages in which you generalize how and when research approaches could be blended or adapted for a research study