"Qualitative Research involves the studied use and collection of a variety of empirical materials -- case study, personal experience, introspection, life story, interview, artifacts, and cultural texts and productions, along with observational, historical, interactional and visual texts -- that describe routine and problematic moments and means in individuals' lives." (From, The Sage Handbook of Qualitative Research edited by N. Denzin and Y. Lincoln, 2011 p3-4).
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