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Explain the use of interviewing as a research tool and how it helps connect more closely with the literacy community.

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Interviewing is generally used in survey research to assist the researcher in generating questions and gathering data for his/her research. Just like other forms of research, the first step of an interview is to determine the reason of the interview by specifying the main target of the researcher's project. The researcher should also review the relevant literature to examine what has been accomplished in past interviews and determine which areas require ...

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In approximately 275 words, this solution explains how interviewing might be used as a research tool and how it might connect more closely with the literacy community.

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