The art and science of doing qualitative research involving children is the subject of this book. Elizabeth Graue and Daniel Walsh discuss the research process, dealing succinctly with generic issues but emphasizing where work with children presents its own particular challenges. Part One looks across the research enterprise, conceptualizing it as an holistic activity. Part Two focuses on fieldwork, and the final part examines the interpretive and reporting aspects of qualitative research.
Ethics: Being Fair
Our discussion of ethics in research will be brief. Many excellent resources are available (see Box 4.1). Two books are particularly useful. Joan Sieber's (1992) Planning Ethically Responsible Research: A Guide for Students and Internal Review Boards is extensive ...