Producing a Report of Naturalistic Inquiry

October 1986
Journal of Teaching in Physical Education;Oct1986, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p66
Academic Journal
The article discusses how to produce a report that uses naturalistic inquiry or naturalistic research methods. It also discusses and compares several of these reports, and examines the language which is used in them, how they are framed, and how to determine if a naturalistic research report seems trustworthy and/or credible. The article also discusses the differences between naturalistic and positivstic research methods and examines how the differences can and do create different results in research. The author suggests that no matter which research method is used, credibility should be one of the most important results achieved in research.


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