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Methodology Brief: Focus Group Fundamentals
Extension Community and Economic Development Publications
  • Nancy Grudens-Schuck, Iowa State University
  • Beverlyn Lundy Allen, Iowa State University
  • Kathlene Larson, Iowa State University
Extension Number
PM 1969B
Focus group research can produce highly useful information about programs and services that surveys miss. Learn how to gather rich detail.
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Citation Information
Nancy Grudens-Schuck, Beverlyn Lundy Allen and Kathlene Larson. "Methodology Brief: Focus Group Fundamentals" Ames, IA(2004)
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