You have been asked by your committee member to provide justification on which of the three methodologies you prefer to use to answer your research question: qualitative, quantitative, or mixed method approach? Explain your rationale. Identify the tools that you will use to analyze the data you obtain from your research methods.
Glass, S., Gajwani, R., & Turner-Halliday, F. (2016). Does quantitative research in child maltreatment tell the whole story? The need for mixed-methods approaches to explore the effects of maltreatment in infancy (PDF). The Scientific World Journal, 72(1), 184–195.
Smith, D. B., & Day, N. E. (2015). Family development credential training impact on self-efficacy beliefs on human service workers. Journal of Health and Human Services Administration, 38(3), 317–349.