Quantitative Versus Qualitative Research , or Both ? NursiNg researCh WorldvieWs

    NursiNg researCh WorldvieWs Nursing research falls within the two broad worldviews, the positivist and the naturalistic paradigms. These two worldviews have opposing assumptions about reality and view of the world. For example, in regards to reality, the posi-tivist believes that a single reality exists that can be measured, whereas in the naturalistic… CONTINUE READING