Qualitative Researching / Edition 1

Qualitative Researching / Edition 1

by Jennifer Mason
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 0803989865

ISBN-13: 9780803989863

Pub. Date: 12/23/1996

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Mason (Leeds U.) offers a reference for students of the social sciences that bridges the gap between cookbook texts and abstract theoretical discussions of methodology for qualitative research. She hopes to encourage readers to become excited and engaged in methodological issues, rather than passively following textbook recipes, by describing tools and modes of

Overview

Mason (Leeds U.) offers a reference for students of the social sciences that bridges the gap between cookbook texts and abstract theoretical discussions of methodology for qualitative research. She hopes to encourage readers to become excited and engaged in methodological issues, rather than passively following textbook recipes, by describing tools and modes of thinking intended to help them think themselves into the research process. The first edition was published in 1996. Annotation c. Book News, Inc.,Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803989863
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
12/23/1996
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: QUESTIONS OF STRATEGY
Finding a Focus and Knowing Where You Stand
Designing Qualitative Research
PART TWO: GENERATING QUALITATIVE DATA
Data Sources, Methods and Approaches
Qualitative Interviewing
Observing and Participating
Using Visual Methods and Documents
Sampling and Selection in Qualitative Research
PART THREE: ANALYZING QUALITATIVE DATA
Organizing and Indexing Qualitative Data
Making Convincing Arguments with Qualitative Data

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >