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Qualitative inquiry & research design : choosing among five approaches / John W. Creswell, University of Michigan, Cheryl N. Poth, University of Alberta.

Creswell, John W., ([author]).
Book Book ([2018])
Description: xxv, 459 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Publisher: Los Angeles : SAGE, [2018]
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  • ISBN: 1506330207
  • ISBN: 9781506330204
  • Edition: Fourth edition.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 423-438) and indexes.
Contents: Philosophical assumptions and interpretive frameworks -- Designing a qualitative study -- Five qualitative approaches to inquiry -- Five different qualitative studies -- Introducing and focusing the study -- Data collection -- Data analysis and representation -- Writing a qualitative study -- Standards of validation and evaluation -- "Turning the story" and conclusion.
Summary: This book explores the philosophical underpinnings, history, and key elements of five qualitative inquiry approaches: narrative research, phenomenology, grounded theory, ethnography, and case study. The authors compare the approaches and relate research designs to each of the traditions of inquiry in a highly accessible manner. Featuring new content, articles, pedagogy, references, and expanded coverage of ethics throughout, the book is an introduction to the theories, strategies, and practices of qualitative inquiry.
Authors: Poth, Cheryl N., (author.).
Alternate Title: Qualitative inquiry and research design
Citation: Creswell, John W. "Qualitative inquiry & research design : choosing among five approaches." Los Angeles : SAGE, 2018.

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