Assessing Social Skills in the Research Interview

  • Michael Brenner
Part of the NATO Conference Series book series (NATOCS, volume 11)


The research interview, in contrast to other uses of the interview, is not just employed for the purposes of information gathering; as Cannell and Kahn (1968, p. 530) have summarised a widely shared view, “it has to do with that particular quantitative form of information getting called measurement.”


Social Skill Action Structure Research Interview Action Description Adequate Answer 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Brenner
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  1. 1.Department of Social StudiesOxford PolytechnicUK

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