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Measurement Research: Mindless Meditation

Choose one of the above questions that could be studied with a quantitative research method. Briefly state the question and then explain why you would choose a quantitative approach for this question.

Is mindfulness meditation an efficacious treatment for adult ADD (attention deficit disorder)?

Choose one of the above questions that could be studied with a qualitative research method. Briefly state the question and then explain why you would choose a qualitative approach for this question.

Are physical activity programs in elementary schools related to academic performance?

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As I understood your question, you were to choose either one of the question stated in a qualitative or quantitative perspective, and provide an explanation as to why you chose the approach. To be sure, I included an example of each.

Choose one of the above questions that could be studied with a qualitative research method. In a concise paragraph,
state the question and then explain why you would choose a qualitative approach for this question.

? How is mindfulness meditation an efficacious treatment for adults with Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)?

Qualitative research questions are based on open-ended questions with methods such as interviews, artifacts, case studies, etc. Qualitative research involves gathering more detail information of interactions. For this particular research question, a qualitative approach is chosen because the focus is on examining the lived experiences of adults with the disorder. In a qualitative study, ...

Solution Summary

This solution presents quantitative and qualitative approaches to Mindless meditation. The techniques of mindless mediatation are discussed in treating stress disorders and diseases such as Alzhimers.

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