Interviewing is a deliberate, informed conversation where the researcher seeks to understand how participants make meaning based on their own experiences. Along with the methodology of participant observation, interviewing is foundational to many types of qualitative research designs, in particular, case study research, where

interviews are particularly suited for studying people’s understanding of the meanings in their lived world, describing their experiences and self-understanding, and clarifying and elaborating their own perspectives on their lived world. (Kvale, 1996, p. 105)


Voice Over Internet Protocol Interview Session Action Research Project Native Youth Action Research Process 
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