Qualitative Research in Sport Sciences—An Introduction

Reinhard Stelter, Andrew Sparkes, Ina Hunger


Qualitative research has its own particular strengths and therefore is able to grasp the multidimensionality of meanings, contexts, unanticipated phenomena, processes and explanations which can be found in the world of sport, games and physical activity. The article gives an overview over the different subject fields and articles covered by this special issue of the Forum Qualitative Sozialforschung / Forum: Qualitative Social Research on sport science(s). URN: urn:nbn:de:0114-fqs030124


qualitative research; sport sciences; sport psychology; physical education; coaching; ethics; ethnography

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17169/fqs-4.1.744

Copyright (c) 2003 Reinhard Stelter, Andrew Sparkes, Ina Hunger

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