Exploring quantitative and qualitative approaches to studying the social world: a critical appraisal.

Exploring quantitative and qualitative approaches to studying the social world: a critical appraisal.

provide an in-depth appraisal of one qualitative and one quantitative published research paper. The two papers- Rao, R., Schofield, P. & Ashworth, M (2015) Alcohol use, socioeconomic deprivation and ethnicity in older people BMJ Johannesson, A et al. (2015) Older peoples’ narratives of use and misuse of alcohol and psychotropic drugs Scandinavian Journal of Caring Studies