MacKenzie Bryers, H., Van Teijlingen, E. and Pitchforth, E., 2014. Advocating mixed-methods approaches in health research. Nepal Journal of Epidemiology, 4 (5), 417 - 422 .
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This methods paper provides researchers in Nepal with a broad overview of the practical and philosophical aspects of mixed-methods research. The three authors have a wide-ranging expertise in planning and conducting mixed-methods studies. The paper outlines the different paradigms or philosophies underlying quantitative and qualitative methods and some of the on-going debates about mixed-methods. The paper further highlights a number of practical issues, such as (a) the particular mix and order of quantitative and qualitative methods; (b) the way of integrating methods from different philosophical stance; and (c) how to synthesise mixed-methods findings.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Methodology ; iMulti-method approaches, ; Quantitative research; ; Qualitative research;|
|Group:||Faculty of Health & Social Sciences|
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|Deposited On:||09 Feb 2015 11:59|
|Last Modified:||17 Jun 2015 09:08|
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