RCCC Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methodologies Question
Outline the basic steps for the scientific methods. Identify which steps are inductive and which steps are deductive.
Make a chart to contrast qualitative and quantitative research methodologies.
What do quantitative and qualitative research studies have in common?
If you were to submit an article for publication in Nature (considered to be a prestigious journal by the scientific community), outline the basic steps of the peer-review process (use the image of the peer-review process as a guide). Based upon the prestige of Nature, do you think it is easy or difficult to be published in this journal? Why?
The peer-review process is an effective way to ensure that only good quality research that adds to the body of scientific knowledge is published. However, it is not a perfect process. Give an example of when the peer review process was subverted.