Doing Qualitative Research in Education Settings / Edition 1

Doing Qualitative Research in Education Settings / Edition 1

by J. Amos Hatch
     
 

ISBN-10: 0791455041

ISBN-13: 9780791455043

Pub. Date: 08/05/2002

Publisher: State University of New York Press

J. Amos Hatch offers a methods book that speaks directly to novice qualitative researchers in the field of education, providing a step-by-step guide to the development of a research project. Written in accessible language, the book emphasizes learning how to do qualitative work. Specific examples from real studies, using real data, and demonstrating real analyses are…  See more details below

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J. Amos Hatch offers a methods book that speaks directly to novice qualitative researchers in the field of education, providing a step-by-step guide to the development of a research project. Written in accessible language, the book emphasizes learning how to do qualitative work. Specific examples from real studies, using real data, and demonstrating real analyses are provided throughout. The book is designed to guide doctoral candidates through the dissertation process, from unpacking assumptions and identifying research questions, through project design, data collection, and analysis, to writing the final draft. Recommendations for writing and publishing qualitative work are included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791455043
Publisher:
State University of New York Press
Publication date:
08/05/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
312
Sales rank:
608,290
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
1Deciding to Do a Qualitative Study1
2Designing Qualitative Studies37
3Collecting Qualitative Data71
4Analyzing Qualitative Data147
5Reporting Qualitative Research211
App. A: Selected Internet Resources247
App. B: Protocol Excerpt251
App. C: Research Journal Entry257
App. D: Teacher Interview Transcript259
App. E: Master Outline for Dissertation Findings273
References275
Author Index291
Subject Index297

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