Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Qualitative inquiry & research design : choosing among five approaches / John W. Creswell, University of Michigan, Cheryl N. Poth, University of Alberta.

By: Creswell, John W., author.
Contributor(s): Poth, Cheryl N., author.
Call number: H61 C73 2018 Material type: TextTextPublisher: Los Angeles : SAGE, [2018]Edition: Fourth edition.Description: xxv, 459 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1506330207 (pbk) ; 9781506330204 (pbk) ; 9781506361178Other title: Qualitative inquiry and research design.Subject(s): Social sciences -- Methodology | Research Design | Qualitative research | Research DesignDDC classification: 300.72
Contents:
Philosophical assumptions and interpretive frameworks -- Designing a qualitative study -- Five qualitative approaches to inquiry -- Five different qualitative studies -- Introducing and focusing the study -- Data collection -- Data analysis and representation -- Writing a qualitative study -- Standards of validation and evaluation -- "Turning the story" and conclusion.
Summary: This book explores the philosophical underpinnings, history, and key elements of five qualitative inquiry approaches: narrative research, phenomenology, grounded theory, ethnography, and case study. The authors compare the approaches and relate research designs to each of the traditions of inquiry in a highly accessible manner. Featuring new content, articles, pedagogy, references, and expanded coverage of ethics throughout, the book is an introduction to the theories, strategies, and practices of qualitative inquiry.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Location Location Call number Copy number Barcode Status Date due
10000 General Book General Book ODI General Collection
ODI General Collection H61 C73 2018 (Browse shelf) 1 1000521841 Available

Includes bibliographical references (pages 423-438) and indexes.

Philosophical assumptions and interpretive frameworks -- Designing a qualitative study -- Five qualitative approaches to inquiry -- Five different qualitative studies -- Introducing and focusing the study -- Data collection -- Data analysis and representation -- Writing a qualitative study -- Standards of validation and evaluation -- "Turning the story" and conclusion.

This book explores the philosophical underpinnings, history, and key elements of five qualitative inquiry approaches: narrative research, phenomenology, grounded theory, ethnography, and case study. The authors compare the approaches and relate research designs to each of the traditions of inquiry in a highly accessible manner. Featuring new content, articles, pedagogy, references, and expanded coverage of ethics throughout, the book is an introduction to the theories, strategies, and practices of qualitative inquiry.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.
    สถิติผู้เข้าชมเว็บไซต์ : Free Hit Counter