Toward a Conceptualization of Mixed Methods Phenomenological Research.

Mayoh, J. and Onwuegbuzie, A.J., 2015. Toward a Conceptualization of Mixed Methods Phenomenological Research. Journal of Mixed Methods Research, 9 (1), 91 - 107.

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DOI: 10.1177/1558689813505358


Increasingly, researchers are recognizing the benefits of expanding research designs that are rooted in one tradition (i.e., monomethod design) into a design that incorporates or interfaces with the other tradition. The flexibility of phenomenologically driven methods provides one such example. Indeed, phenomenological research methods work extremely well as a component of mixed methods research approaches. However, to date, a mixed methods version of phenomenological research has not been formally conceptualized. Thus, the purpose of this article is twofold. First, we provide a philosophical justification for using what we call mixed methods phenomenological research (MMPR). Second, we provide examples of MMPR in practice to underline a number of potential models for MMPR that can practically be used in future research.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:phenomenological research ; mixed methods phenomenological research ; descriptive phenomenology ; interpretive phenomenology
Group:Faculty of Management
ID Code:22955
Deposited By: Unnamed user with email symplectic@symplectic
Deposited On:08 Dec 2015 12:36
Last Modified:02 Aug 2016 11:53


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