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Article Review - Qualitative and Quantitative Approach

1. Review and summarize article.
2. In summary, provide purpose of study, why the author chose the research (qualitative or quantitative) approach/method he or she used. What are the similarities and differences for the two approaches in terms of this study? What approach would you have selected for the study and why?

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1. Review and summarize article. In summary, provide purpose of study, why the author chose the research (qualitative or quantitative) approach/method he or she used. What are the similarities and differences for the two approaches in terms of this study? What approach would you have selected for the study and why?

As a backdrop to this study, the authors pointed to the "turbulent economic, political, and social times executives of nonprofit
organizations must take appropriate organizational measures to ensure the continued longevity of their organizations" (Santora & Sarros, 1996, p. 61).

Based on this changing arena, the purpose of this mixed design study was to examine "the dimensions and activities taken by executive leadership to ensure organizational survival in a community based, nonprofit organization with a twenty-five year history locates in the northeastern United States" (Santora & Sarros, 1996, p. 61). The authors employed a case ...

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The solution reviews an article related to Qualitative and Quantitative Research on a number of dimensions: "Executive leadership: Responding to change" (Santora & Sarros, 1996).

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For the quantitative research article you reviewed from the study activity, provide a brief summary of the problem and research question. Briefly describe the degree of control the researcher(s) had over the following methodological components and mention any issues with bias that they might encounter:

1. Selection of participants (or other data source[s]).
2. Experiences of the participants.
3. Choice of data collection instrument.

Would you characterize this study as an experiment or investigation? What type of research design does each study use? What sampling method does the researcher employ? Comment on the validity (internal and external) of the study. Be sure to support your labeling of the study by referring to methodological features of the study as reported in the article.

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