Action Research / Edition 2

Action Research / Edition 2

by Ernest T. Stringer
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0761917136

ISBN-13: 9780761917137

Pub. Date: 01/28/1999

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Community-based action research seeks to involve as active participants those who have traditionally been called subjects. This book provides a a simple but highly effective model for approaching action research.

The author describes a simple and effective model for approaching action research: Look - building a picture and gathering information;

Overview

Community-based action research seeks to involve as active participants those who have traditionally been called subjects. This book provides a a simple but highly effective model for approaching action research.

The author describes a simple and effective model for approaching action research: Look - building a picture and gathering information; Think - interpreting and explaining; Act - resolving issues and problems.This revised edition contains summaries which provide a practical checklist fo researchers, and an appendix of electronic resources.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761917137
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
01/28/1999
Series:
Qualitative Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword - Egon G Guba
Research in Professional and Public Life
Principles of Community-Based Action Research
Setting the Stage
Look
Building the Picture
Think
Interpreting and Analyzing
Act
Resolving the Problems
Act
Resolving Complex Problems
Formal Reports, Theses and Dissertations
Understanding Action Research
The Theory behind the Practice

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