Case Study Research: Design and Methods

Case Study Research: Design and Methods

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by Robert K. Yin
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1452242569

ISBN-13: 9781452242569

Pub. Date: 05/07/2013

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Providing a complete portal to the world of case study research, the Fifth Edition of Robert K. Yin’s bestselling text offers comprehensive coverage of the design and use of the case study method as a valid research tool. The book offers a clear definition of the case study method as well as discussion of design and analysis techniques. The Fifth Edition has

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Providing a complete portal to the world of case study research, the Fifth Edition of Robert K. Yin’s bestselling text offers comprehensive coverage of the design and use of the case study method as a valid research tool. The book offers a clear definition of the case study method as well as discussion of design and analysis techniques. The Fifth Edition has been updated with nine new case studies, three new appendices, seven tutorials presented at the end of relevant chapters, increased coverage of values and ethics, expanded discussion on logic models, a brief glossary, and completely updated citations. This book includes exemplary case studies drawn from a wide variety of academic fields.

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ISBN-13:
9781452242569
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
05/07/2013
Edition description:
Fifth Edition
Pages:
282
Sales rank:
65,511
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Getting Started: How to Know Whether and When to Use the Case Study as a Research Method
Chapter 2. Designing Case Studies: Identifying Your Case(s) and Establishing the Logic of Your Case Study
Chapter 3. Preparing to Collect Case Study Evidence: What You Need to Do before Starting to Collect Case Study Data
Chapter 4. Collecting Case Study Evidence: The Principles You Should Follow in Working with Six Sources of Evidence
Chapter 5. Analyzing Case Study Evidence: How to Start Your Analysis, Your Analytic Choices, and How They Work
Chapter 6. Reporting Case Studies: How and What to Compose
Appendix A: A Note on the Uses of Case Study Research in Psychology
Appendix B: A Note on the Uses of Case Study Research in Evaluations
Appendix C: Index of Individual Case Studies (cited in BOXES or from Expanded Case Study Materials)

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