Articles

Introduction to Mixed Method and Mixed Model Studies in the Social and Behavioral Sciences: Paradigm Wars and Mixed Methodologies.

Description: Encourages a focus on the research question as a guide to deciding on methods to apply in a particular study and comfort in cross the boundaries between pure interpretations of particular paradigmatic characteristics.

Dimensions of Desire: Bridging Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in a Study of Female Adolescent Sexuality

Description: Illustrates how feminist psychology research can bridge qual and quant methods while keeping lived experience as the center of inquiry.

Concordance Between Ethnographer and Folk Perspectives: Observed Performance and - Self-Ascription of Sibling Caretaking Roles

Description: Compares observer to cultural member view of roles in care-taking

Higher Ground: New Hope for the Working Poor and Their Children

Description: Describes an experimental program that boosted employment among the city’s poor while reducing poverty and improving children’s lives.

Developing Data Analysis

Description: Provides a step-by-step guide to all the questions students ask when beginning their first research project.

Discovering Successful Pathways in Children's Development: New Methods in the Study of Childhood and Family Life

Description: Variety of chapters illustrating the value of qual, quant, and ethnographic methods.

Making it work: Low-wage Employment, Family Life, and Child Development

Description: Looks past the economic statistics to illustrate how different employment trajectories affect the social and emotional lives of poor women and their children.

International Journal of Multiple Research Approaches

Description: Publication of global research, scholarship, educational, researcher and practitioner perspectives on multiple, hybrid (outcome of unusual blending), synergistic (combined effect), integrated and cultural research approaches.

Computer Assisted Qualitative Data Analysis (CAQDAS) Networking Project

Description: European based organization seeking to provide practical support, training and information in the use of a range of software programs designed to assist qualitative data analysis.

Advances in Mixed Methods Research

Description: Chapters cover several specialized, but important, areas of mixed methods research.