Broaden your understanding of chapter topics and link to real conversations about social research.

Research Methods Knowledge Base

Use the table of contents to find the topics ‘validity’ and ‘reliability’

e-Source – Chapter on ‘Observational studies’ by Richard Berk

Although the title doesn’t suggest it, this contains a good overview of scientific conceptions of validity and reliability

A Framework for Assessing the Quality of Qualitative Research

Methods@manchester: Quality in Qualitative Research