Quantitative research : a viable option for music researchers

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Klieve, Helen, Hargreaves, Wendy and Morris, Ron. 2014. "Quantitative research : a viable option for music researchers." Hartwig, Kay A. (ed.) Research Methodologies in Music Education. Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom. Cambridge Scholars Publishing. pp. 35-62
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Quantitative research : a viable option for music researchers

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ERA Publisher ID1417
Book TitleResearch Methodologies in Music Education
AuthorsKlieve, Helen (Author), Hargreaves, Wendy (Author) and Morris, Ron (Author)
EditorsHartwig, Kay A.
Page Range35-62
Chapter Number3
Number of Pages28
Year2014
PublisherCambridge Scholars Publishing
Place of PublicationNewcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
ISBN9781443854160
Web Address (URL)https://www.cambridgescholars.com/product/978-1-4438-5416-0
Abstract

This chapter presents a rationale for researchers to consider in making a choice of whether to use quantitative techniques in their research. The use of such approaches opens many options that may not have been considered – the options of exploring previously unexplored research questions in established areas of investigation, of communicating with previously uninvolved audiences or of gaining insights into unchartered territories in music research. Such approaches have the potential to widen the profile of music as a discipline, demonstrating its known and also often unknown contributions to society.

Keywordsmusic, methodologies, quantitative, research
ANZSRC Field of Research 2020360306. Musicology and ethnomusicology
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Byline AffiliationsGriffith University
Journal TitleResearch Methodologies in Music Education
Institution of OriginUniversity of Southern Queensland
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