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Empirical research applies observation and experience as the main modes of gathering data. Data collected is referred to as empirical evidence (which is then subjected to qualitative and/or quantitative analysis in order to answer empirical questions).

For more detailed information, see the Empirical Research page on the Research Methods Information Guide.

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