Dealing with chaos and complexity: The reality of interviewing children and families in their own homes.
MacDonald, K., & Greggans, A. (2008). Dealing with chaos and complexity: The reality of interviewing children and families in their own homes. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 17(23), pp. 3123-3130.
Excerpt from Abstract: This paper gives researchers an insight into the tensions of operating out in the field and helps raise the importance of the environmental ‘chaos’ in revealing significant issues relevant to peoples daily lives. Knowing that unexpected chaos is part and parcel of qualitative research, will equip researchers with skills fundamental for balancing the well being of all those involved with the quality of the research process. (Excerpt published by arrangement with Wiley Subscription Services, Inc.).