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Methods of Life Course Research: Qualitative and Quantitative Approaches

Citation

Giele, Janet Z. & Elder, Glen H., Jr. (1998). Methods of Life Course Research: Qualitative and Quantitative Approaches. Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage Publications.

Abstract

What are the most effective methods for doing life course research? The field's founders and leaders answer this question, giving readers tips on: the art and method of the appropriate research design; the collection of life-history data; and the search for meaningful patterns to be found in the results.

Reference Type

Edited Book

Author(s)

Giele, Janet Z.
Elder, Glen H., Jr.

Year Published

1998

Publisher

Sage Publications

City of Publication

Thousand Oaks, Calif.

Reference ID

615