The First Edition of Richard Krueger's Focus Groups has become the standard introduction to a technique that is used across the social sciences and professions. This new edition retains the emphasis on applied research, the practical advice on setting up and running focus groups, and the coverage of the entire process from designing a project to reporting the results. More extensive than the original, it contains new chapters on analyzing focus group results and on collaborative approaches. It also contains additional material on the uses of focus groups, questioning strategies, moderator roles, selecting participants, and focus groups with groups containing racial or cultural diversity
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Richard Krueger is professor emeritus at the University of Minnesota. He is an internationally recognized authority on the use of focus group interviewing within the public environment. For 25 years he served as evaluation leader for the University of Minnesota Extension Service followed by 10 years teaching graduate courses in program evaluation and research methodology. He is a former president of the American Evaluation Association and a member of the Qualitative Research Consultants Association. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota. In his spare time he repairs his motorcycle, swaps stories with friends, and shops for tools at the local hardware store. Maybe you’ve seen him there.About the Author:
Richard Krueger, Ph.D., is a professor emeritus and senior fellow at the University of Minnesota. He spent 25 years with the University of Minnesota Extension Service serving as evaluation leader. Now he teaches qualitative research methods and program evaluation at the University of Minnesota. Although trained as a quantitative researcher, he was drawn to qualitative research. He has spent the last 30 years learning about, practicing, and teaching focus group interviewing.
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Book Description SAGE Publications, Inc, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2nd. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0803955677
Book Description SAGE Publications, Inc, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0803955677
Book Description SAGE Publications, Inc, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110803955677
Book Description SAGE Publications, Inc. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0803955677 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0458799