Qualitative methods in environmental health research.

  title={Qualitative methods in environmental health research.},
  author={Phil Brown},
  journal={Environmental Health Perspectives},
  pages={1789 - 1798}
  • Phil Brown
  • Published 2003 in Environmental health perspectives
Public health researchers increasingly turn to qualitative methods either on their own or in combination with quantitative methods. Qualitative methods are especially important to community environmental health research, as they provide a way to produce community narratives that give voice to individuals and characterize the community in a full and complex fashion. This article first traces the legacy of qualitative research in environmental health, then uses a case study of the author's… CONTINUE READING

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