Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Smaller Sample Sizes in Qualitative Studies

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    Why is the sample size in most qualitative studies smaller than that used in quantitative ones?

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com June 3, 2020, 7:29 pm ad1c9bdddf

    Solution Preview

    In quantitative research, sample size determined based on the magnitude of the effect we are hoping to detect. However, in qualitative research, just as in quantitative studies, there can be sample ...

    Solution Summary

    126 words to discuss issues with sample size in qualitative vs quantitative studies.