Life is out there: a comment on Griffin

2014-06-30T14:05:04Z (GMT) by Jonathan Potter Alexa Hepburn
Open ended interviews remain the default data generation technique for qualitative psychology and sociology. The commentary raises questions with Griffin’s understanding of naturalistic materials and the emic/etic distinction. It reiterates problems in the use of open ended interviews, and repeats the case for more considered support for their use.