README FIRST for a User's Guide to Qualitative Methods / Edition 3

README FIRST for a User's Guide to Qualitative Methods / Edition 3

by Lyn Richards
     
 

ISBN-10: 1412998069

ISBN-13: 9781412998062

Pub. Date: 04/24/2012

Publisher: SAGE Publications

The Third Edition of this README FIRST for a User's Guide to Qualitative Methods offers those new to qualitative inquiry a clear and practical handbook to doing qualitative research, the fit of questions to methods, and the tasks of getting started. In their direct and friendly style, Lyn Richards and Janice Morse help researchers reflect on why they are working

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The Third Edition of this README FIRST for a User's Guide to Qualitative Methods offers those new to qualitative inquiry a clear and practical handbook to doing qualitative research, the fit of questions to methods, and the tasks of getting started. In their direct and friendly style, Lyn Richards and Janice Morse help researchers reflect on why they are working qualitatively, choose an appropriate method, and confidently approach research design, data making, coding, analyzing and finally writing up their results.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412998062
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
04/24/2012
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
About the Authors
1. Why Readme First?
Part I. Thinking Research
2. The Integrity of Qualitative Research
3. Choosing a Method
4. Qualitative Research Design
Part II. Inside Analysis
5. Making Data
6. Coding
7. Abstracting
8. From Method to Analysis: Revisiting Methodological Congruence
Part III. Getting It Right
9. On Getting It Right and Knowing if It's Wrong
10. Writing It Up
Part IV. Beginning Your Project
11. Groundwork for Beginning Your Project
12. Getting Started
Appendix 1. Qualitative Software: Where to Go Next
Appendix 2. Applying for Funding
References
Author Index
Subject Index

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