Qualitative Methods and Fieldwork

Instructor(s): Evan Lieberman

Course level: Graduate

Offered this Academic Year: No

Course term: Spring

Course number: 17.878

Course description:

Prepares students to conduct independent qualitative research, focusing on practical skills acquisition. Topics include methodological controversies, debates about transparency, human subjects protocols and research ethics, interviewing techniques, ethnography, focus groups, comparative historical case studies/archival research, and write-up of qualitative information collected from the field.