Qualitative-heuristic Psychology and Social Research Hamburg

Dialogic Introspection

The following texts refer to the first hours of empirical introspection in late nineteenth century psychology, they present and reflect on the traditional methods and show the ways of methodological thinking and of empirical procedures.

The paper presents various methodological approaches involving different roles of the research person, the topic of research and its social environment in introspective psychology.

Kleining, Gerhard; Burkart, Thomas & Mayer, Peter M. (2001). Roles of Researchers in Introspective Psychology. In: Kiegelmann, M. (Ed.) (2001). The role of the Researcher in Qualitative Psychology. Schwangau: Ingeborg Huber.