Interviews

Assessing interviews as a research method using PERVERT

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  • Created by: Gabzay
  • Created on: 14-04-13 21:03
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  • Interviews
    • Example
      • Willis - Learning to Labour
      • Becky Francis - Boffins
    • Ethical Issues
      • Informed consent gained
      • All personal details must be kept confidential
    • Reliability
      • Standardised (structured) - repeatable
      • Unstructured  is hard to repeat
    • Practical Issues
      • Costly
      • Time consuming (unstructured)
      • Low accessibility
    • Theoretical
      • Interpretivists
      • Unstructured = qualitative
      • Structured = quantitative (preferred by Positivist)
    • Representative
      • Small sample (unstructured)
      • Can make comparisons (structured)
    • Validity
      • Social desirability
      • Interviewer bias
      • Leading questions
      • Can build a rapport (unstructured)

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