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The Qualitative Interview, Art and Skill
Authors: Jeanine Evers and Fijgje de Boer
An interview should first of all have a well defined information goal. And only when the Skills of the good discussion partner mentioned above merge with the researcher’s knowledge, do we observe the Art of interviewing referred to in the title of this book. This book was written for those who are professionally involved in doing qualitative interviews or is learning how to conduct these interviews.
What others say about this book:
“Contains all information of interest when it comes to the preparation and execution of interview studies. A highly valuable book for novices and advanced researchers alike!”
“A book that clarifies interviewing. I am using this book for my study because it can be practically applied within the theory-based university context. It has also proven to be very useful for my research assignments. Easy to refer to, sends a clear message, richly illustrated, comprehensive and applicable in practice.”
“Really useful book full of hints and tools for effective qualitative interviewing. Very handy for use in my study, since I have to conduct quite a few interviews. Highly recommended!”
This book is also available in Dutch.