Methods of Life Course Research

Qualitative and Quantitative Approaches

by Giele, Janet Zollinger; Elder, Glen H.;


What are the most effective methods for doing life-course research? In this volume, 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.

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Bibliographic Information
  • Pub date: March 1998
  • English
  • 9781452251073 / 0761914374
  • California
  • Primary Price: 53 GBP
  • Pages: 360
  • SAGE Publications / SAGE Publications, Inc
  • Readership: Postgraduate
  • Publish State: Published
  • Responsibility: Janet Z. Giele and Glen H. Elder.
  • Page size: 22
  • Reference Code: BDZ0001393819