Semi-structured interview guide to assess the quality of interdisciplinary work. Three epistemic criteria are used to assess interdisciplinary work: (1) the degree to which new insights relate to antecedent disciplinary knowledge in
multiple disciplines involved, (2) the sensible balance reached in weaving disciplinary perspectives together, and (3) the effectiveness with which the integration of disciplines advances understanding and inquiry.
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The interview protocol covered organizational,
social, and intellectual dimensions of interdisciplinary
work. A considerable portion was dedicated to quality assessment, a central area of concern in the original study. Also in the original study, a content analysis of the data under each category enabled further grouping of claims into 17 initially tenable new categories representing indicators of quality interdisciplinary work.
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