Practical, Ethical and Theoretical Issues.

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  • Created by: lfcvish
  • Created on: 21-12-11 21:06

Practical Issues include:

  • Time
  • Cost
  • how easy to study subject with particular method. 
  • Depth of info from data.

Ethical Issues include:

  • informed consent
  • confidentiality
  • harm to participants.

Theoretical Issues include:

  • Validity - does it show a true picture of what its like.
  • Reliability - If repeated would it give similer results.
  • Is the sample represantative.

Consider factors like the hawthorne effect. This is where if people know they…

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