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The SAGE handbook of case-based methods / edited by David Byrne and Charles C. Ragin.

Los Angeles [Calif.] ; London : SAGE, ©2009.

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  • Title:
    The SAGE handbook of case-based methods / edited by David Byrne and Charles C. Ragin.
  • Contributor: D. S Byrne (David S.), 1947-;
    Charles C Ragin
  • Other Titles: Variant Title: Handbook of case-based methods
  • Subjects: Social sciences -- Research -- Methodology -- Case studies; Social sciences -- Research -- Methodology; Electronic books; Case studies;
    Dewey: 300.723
  • Rights: Terms governing use: Copyright.
    Access restrictions: NON_PRINT_LEGAL_DEPOSIT
  • Publication Details: Los Angeles [Calif.] ; London : SAGE, ©2009.
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents: INTRODUCTION: Case-Based Methods: Why We Need Them; What They Are; How to Do Them - David Byrne
    PART ONE: THE METHODOLOGICAL CONTEXT OF CASE-BASED METHODS
    Complexity and Case - David L Harvey
    The Contextualist Approach to Social Science Methodology - Lars Mjøset
    Reflexivity, Realism and the Process of Casing - Bob Carter and Alison Sealey
    Single-Case Probabilities - Malcolm Williams and Wendy Dyer
    Complex Realist and Configurational Approaches to Cases: A Radical Synthesis - David Byrne
    PART TWO: METHODS AND TECHNIQUES OF CASE-BASED RESEARCH
    Typologies - Ways of Sorting Things Out
    Explanatory Typologies in Qualitative Analysis - Colin Elman
    Introducing Cluster Analysis: What Can It Teach Us about the Case? - Emma Uprichard
    Visualizing Types: The Potential of Correspondence Analysis - Dianne Phillips and John Phillips
    How Classification Works,

    Contents: Or Doesn't: The Case of Chronic Pain - Emma Whelan
    Quantitative Approaches to Case Based Methods
    Case-Centred Methods and Quantitative Analysis - Ray Kent
    The Logic and Assumptions of MDSO - MSDO Designs - Gisèle De Meur and Alain Gottcheiner
    The Case for Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA): Adding Leverage for Thick Cross-Case Comparison - Benoît Rihoux and Bojana Lobe
    On the Duality of Cases and Variables: Correspondence Analysis (CA) and Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA) - Ronald L Breiger
    Using Cluster Analysis,

    Contents: Qualitative Comparative Analysis and NVivo in Relation to the Establishment of Causal Configurations with Pre-existing Large N Datasets: Machining Hermeneutics - David Byrne
    Qualitative Approaches to Case-Based Research
    Computer-Based Qualitative Methods in Case-Study Research - Nigel Fielding and Richard Warnes
    Extending the Ethnographic Case Study - Seán Ó Riain
    Scope in Case-Study Research - Gary Goertz and James Mahoney
    Small-N Access Cases to Refine Theories of Social Exclusion and Access to Socially Excluded Individuals and Groups - Nick Emmel and Kahryn Hughes
    Using Comparative Data: A Systems Approach to a Multiple Case Study - Fred Carden
    PART THREE: CASE-BASED METHODS IN DISCIPLINES AND FIELDS
    Making the Most of an Historical Case Study: Configuration, Sequence, Casing,

    Contents: and the US Old-Age Pension Movement - Edwin Amenta
    Poetry and History: The Case for Literary Evidence - John Walton
    Social Interactions and the Demand for Sport: Cluster Analysis in Economics - Paul Downward and Joseph Riordan
    The Proper Relationship of Comparative-Historical Analysis to Statistical Analysis: Subordination, Integration or Separation? - James Mahoney and P Larkin Terrie
    Case Studies and the Configurational Analysis of Organizational Phenomena - Peer C Fiss
    The Case in Medicine - Frances Griffiths
    Team-Based Aggregation of Qualitative Case Study Data in Health Care Contexts: Challenges and Learning - Sue Dopson, Ewan Ferlie, Louise Fitzgerald and Louise Locock
    Working with Cases in Development Contexts: Some Insights from an Outlier - Pip Bevan
    Non-Nested and Nested Cases in a Socioeconomic Village Study - Wendy Olsen
    Causality and Interpretation in Qualitative Policy-Related Research - David Byrne,

    Contents: Wendy Olsen and Sandra Duggan
    Reflections on Casing and Case-Oriented Research - Charles C Ragin

  • Identifier: ISBN 9781446249413 (ebook); ISBN 1446249417 (ebook); ISBN 9781446206669 (e-book); ISBN 1446206661 (e-book); BNB GBB6G1484; System number: 017422329
  • Notes: Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 542 pages) : illustrations.
  • Shelfmark(s): General Reference Collection DRT ELD.DS.14705
  • UIN: BLL01017422329

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