• Sign In / Register
  • Help
  • Basket0
The books you love, the emails you want
Time is running out, opt in before 25 May or you'll stop hearing from us
Yes Please
Doing Qualitative Research: Designs, Methods, and Techniques (Paperback)
  • Doing Qualitative Research: Designs, Methods, and Techniques (Paperback)
zoom

Doing Qualitative Research: Designs, Methods, and Techniques (Paperback)

(author), (author)
£74.99
Paperback 432 Pages / Published: 26/04/2012
  • Not available

This product is currently unavailable.

  • This item has been added to your basket

Check Marketplace availability

ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products.

Packages

Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase.

Used or rental books

If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code.

Access codes

Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase.

--

Examine qualitative research as evidence-based stories of social life.

Doing Qualitative Research shows how qualitative research is evidence-based stories of our social life.

By the time readers complete this book, they will be able to conduct their own research and understand the pleasures and perils of qualitative research. This text is ideal for classes in disciplines such as cultural studies, anthropology, political science, ethnic studies, women and gender studies, the media, journalism and communications, organizational behavior, and more.

Learning Goals

Upon completing this book, readers should be able to:

Assess others' research and develop their own research Understand the scientific method, broadly defined and adapted to understanding human beings Analyze with a critical and reflexive style of research - readers should understand how their own lives affect how others are seen Link theory and research Understand the macro-micro linkages created by qualitative research

Publisher: Pearson Education (US)
ISBN: 9780205695935
Number of pages: 432
Weight: 540 g
Dimensions: 232 x 181 x 14 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

Thank you to the following reviewers:

Amy Leisenring

San Jose State University Todd Migliaccio California State University Sacramento Chantal Tusher Georgia State University Keith Mann Cardinal Stritch University Jan Buhrmann Illinois College Liahna Gordon California State University Chico

"This text is very comprehensive and includes topics not often found in other qualitative research methods books (i.e. social autopsies, multi-method designs). It thoroughly covers a lot of important "background" and theoretical information also not usually covered in other texts (i.e. history of qualitative methods, politics, etc.)."

- Amy Leisenring, San Jose State University

"The writing style is very clear, engaging, and effective...The authors have a deep knowledge of their subject and synthesize them very effectively. The exercises are very well conceived and seem to be very effective in the learning of course material."

- Keith Mann, Cardinal Stritch University

"I like the fact that the authors do a lot of comparing and contrasting with quantitative approaches (which I feel is useful), and I also like the fact that they include a number of interesting and relevant case studies, which will help hold students' interest while they're reading, and also provide some good 'jumping off' points and examples to consider during class discussions."

- Jan Buhrmann, Illinois College

"I like the separation of design and method. I like that there is a discussion of the politics of research. I like the examples based on research that has already been conducted and with which academics and grad students might themselves already be familiar."

- Liahna Gordon, California State University, Chico

You may also be interested in...

A Tale of Two Cultures
Added to basket
Qualitative Researching
Added to basket
Risk
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Cartoon Guide to Statistics
Added to basket
Introducing Statistics
Added to basket
Constructing Grounded Theory
Added to basket
The Foundations of Social Research
Added to basket
The Foundations of Research
Added to basket
Decolonizing Methodologies
Added to basket
Blood Rites
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Research Methods in Education
Added to basket
Tricks of the Trade
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.