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Give two reason why positivists favour structured observation when studying education.

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Give one reason why interpretivists criticise structured observation as a means of studying education.

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3

Summarise the strengths and limitations of using unstructured observation to study education:
- Practical issues
- Ethical issues

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4

Summarise the strengths and limitations of using unstructured observation to study education:
- Validity
- The Hawthorne effect

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Summarise the strengths and limitations of using unstructured observation to study education:
- Representatives
- Reliability

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