By Carl Ratner

Qualitative methodologies in cultural psychology frequently lack the target and verifiable personality of quantitative research. writer Carl Ratner corrects this shortcoming via carefully systematizing qualitative tools. The ebook discusses, for instance, technique of systematizing such subjective studies as interviews, letters, and diaries, which frequently yield priceless information that's not simply quantified. Ratner argues that "complex mental phenomena are expressed via prolonged responses" and for this reason are most sensible studied by way of new, extra regularized qualitative tools that transcend measuring uncomplicated, overt responses.

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