Qualitative Methods


IRiSS supports the use of qualitative methods in social science research. Qualitative methods include but are not limited to:

  • Ethnographic fieldwork
  • Interviewing (long-form, unstructured, structured, etc.)
  • Archival research
  • Content and text analysis
  • Observation, including participant observation

More information

Contact ybarra [at] stanford.edu (Carolyn Ybarra) for questions about qualitative methods and related research support.