Using Interviews or Observations for Qualitative Research
When obtaining data either via interview or observation, suggest at least three ways in which rapport can be established at an early stage. In your post, address the following:
- What are the advantages, disadvantages, and ethical considerations of each of the suggestions?
- Should your approach for developing rapport change based on the type of data sought?
Using Observations to Study Behavior
In your post, address the following:
- To what extent does observation provide a better approach to the study of behavior than interviews? Why?
- Where does the potential for bias lay in observation versus interviews?