A Journey Through Qualitative Research : From Design to Reporting Hardback
This hands-on guide takes students from start-to-finish through the research process while showcasing the complexities and interrelationships of different methods, schools of thought, and associated analytical strategies. Encouraging students to think of qualitative research as a flexible, cyclical process rather than a linear one, this book offers a panoramic strategy and dynamic approach to qualitative research that accommodates the fluid nature of research and accounts for lessons learned through lived experience. With an emphasis on the analysis stage-within case, across case, and the dialogue between these insights and existing literature-it uses concrete applications to show how your methodological decisions translate into practice. It covers:Forming, defending, and evaluating research questionsChoosing a research approachEnsuring ethically sound researchCollecting quality dataAnalyzing data in layersReporting research resultsThrough a conversational tone that unpacks key vocabulary and acts as a companion supervisor, this book equips you to traverse every step of the qualitative research journey.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 264 pages
- Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
- Publication Date: 27/02/2018
- Category: Research methods: general
- ISBN: 9781446267127