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Empirical Legal Studies

Introduction to empirical legal studies--an approach to studying and law and legal institutions that draws on social science methods.


Qualitative Methods

Michael Sunday Afolayan & Omolade Adeyemi Oniyinde, Interviews and Questionnaires as Legal Research Instruments, 83 J.L. Pol'y & Globalization 51 (2019), [HeinOnline]

Wayne A. Cornelius, Interviewing Undocumented Immigrants: Methodological Reflections Based on Fieldwork in Mexico and the U.S., 16 Int'l Migration Rev. 378 (1982), [HeinOnline]

Katerina Linos & Melissa Carlson, Qualitative Methods for Law Review Writing, 84 U. Chi. L. Rev. 213 (2017), [HeinOnline]

Daniel G. Oliver et al., Constraints and Opportunities with Interview Transcription: Towards Reflection in Qualitative Research, 84 Soc. Forces 1273 (2005), [HeinOnline]