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Case study research : design and methods, Robert K. Yin

Label
Case study research : design and methods
Title
Case study research
Title remainder
design and methods
Statement of responsibility
Robert K. Yin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yin, Robert K
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Applied social research methods series
Series volume
5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Social sciences
Label
Case study research : design and methods, Robert K. Yin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-174) and index
Contents
  • Foreword/
  • Donald T. Campbell
  • Preface
  • Additional Note About the Third Edition
  • 1.
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • Case Study as a Research Strategy.
  • p. 1
  • Comparing Case Studies With Other Research Strategies in the Social Sciences.
  • p. 3
  • Different Kinds of Case Studies, but a Common Definition.
  • p. 11
  • Summary.
  • p. 15
  • 2.
  • Designing Case Studies.
  • p. 19
  • General Approach to Designing Case Studies.
  • p. 19
  • Criteria for Judging the Quality of Research Designs.
  • p. 33
  • Case Study Designs.
  • p. 39
  • Modest Advice in Selecting Case Study Designs.
  • p. 53
  • 3.
  • Conducting Case Studies: Preparing for Data Collection.
  • p. 57
  • Case Study Investigator: Desired Skills.
  • p. 58
  • Training and Preparation for a Specific Case Study.
  • p. 62
  • Case Study Protocol.
  • p. 67
  • Screening Case Study Nominations.
  • p. 77
  • Pilot Case Study.
  • p. 78
  • Summary.
  • p. 81
  • 4.
  • Conducting Case Studies: Collecting the Evidence.
  • p. 83
  • Six Sources of Evidence.
  • p. 85
  • Three Principles of Data Collection.
  • p. 97
  • Summary.
  • p. 106
  • 5.
  • Analyzing Case Study Evidence.
  • p. 109
  • Analytic Strategy: More Than Familiarity With Analytic Tools.
  • p. 109
  • Specific Analytic Techniques.
  • p. 116
  • Pressing for a High-Quality Analysis.
  • p. 137
  • Summary.
  • p. 138
  • 6.
  • Reporting Case Studies.
  • p. 141
  • Targeting Case Study Reports.
  • p. 143
  • Case Study Reports as Part of Larger, Multimethod Studies.
  • p. 150
  • Illustrative Structures for Case Study Compositions.
  • p. 151
  • Procedures in Doing a Case Study Report.
  • p. 155
  • What Makes an Exemplary Case Study?.
  • p. 160
  • References.
  • p. 167
  • Index.
  • p. 175
  • About the Author.
  • p. 181
Control code
GLAD185007375-B
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xvi, 181 p.
Isbn
9780761925538
Lccn
2002152696
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Case study research : design and methods, Robert K. Yin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-174) and index
Contents
  • Foreword/
  • Donald T. Campbell
  • Preface
  • Additional Note About the Third Edition
  • 1.
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • Case Study as a Research Strategy.
  • p. 1
  • Comparing Case Studies With Other Research Strategies in the Social Sciences.
  • p. 3
  • Different Kinds of Case Studies, but a Common Definition.
  • p. 11
  • Summary.
  • p. 15
  • 2.
  • Designing Case Studies.
  • p. 19
  • General Approach to Designing Case Studies.
  • p. 19
  • Criteria for Judging the Quality of Research Designs.
  • p. 33
  • Case Study Designs.
  • p. 39
  • Modest Advice in Selecting Case Study Designs.
  • p. 53
  • 3.
  • Conducting Case Studies: Preparing for Data Collection.
  • p. 57
  • Case Study Investigator: Desired Skills.
  • p. 58
  • Training and Preparation for a Specific Case Study.
  • p. 62
  • Case Study Protocol.
  • p. 67
  • Screening Case Study Nominations.
  • p. 77
  • Pilot Case Study.
  • p. 78
  • Summary.
  • p. 81
  • 4.
  • Conducting Case Studies: Collecting the Evidence.
  • p. 83
  • Six Sources of Evidence.
  • p. 85
  • Three Principles of Data Collection.
  • p. 97
  • Summary.
  • p. 106
  • 5.
  • Analyzing Case Study Evidence.
  • p. 109
  • Analytic Strategy: More Than Familiarity With Analytic Tools.
  • p. 109
  • Specific Analytic Techniques.
  • p. 116
  • Pressing for a High-Quality Analysis.
  • p. 137
  • Summary.
  • p. 138
  • 6.
  • Reporting Case Studies.
  • p. 141
  • Targeting Case Study Reports.
  • p. 143
  • Case Study Reports as Part of Larger, Multimethod Studies.
  • p. 150
  • Illustrative Structures for Case Study Compositions.
  • p. 151
  • Procedures in Doing a Case Study Report.
  • p. 155
  • What Makes an Exemplary Case Study?.
  • p. 160
  • References.
  • p. 167
  • Index.
  • p. 175
  • About the Author.
  • p. 181
Control code
GLAD185007375-B
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xvi, 181 p.
Isbn
9780761925538
Lccn
2002152696
Other physical details
ill.

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