Using mixed methods - combining card sorts and in-depth interviews

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This chapter explores qualitative interviewing, drawing from a project that investigated managers’ metaphors of work–life balance, informed by a practice called ‘Clean Language’. The chapter highlights the function of questions in interviews and considers how to design and ask questions in order to elicit data of good quality.


Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHandbook of Research Methods on Trust
EditorsFergus Lyon, Guido Möllering, Mark N.K. Saunders
Publication statusPublished - 30 Jul 2015