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The practice of qualitative research : engaging students in the research process.

Sharlene Nagy Hesse-Biber, author.

Los Angeles : SAGE, 2016.

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  • Title:
    The practice of qualitative research : engaging students in the research process.
  • Author: Sharlene Nagy Hesse-Biber, author.
  • Subjects: Social sciences -- Research; Qualitative research;
    Dewey: 001.42
  • Rights: Terms governing use: Copyright.
    Access restrictions: NON_PRINT_LEGAL_DEPOSIT
  • Publication Details: Los Angeles : SAGE, 2016.
  • Language: English
  • Edition: Third edition / Sharlene Nagy Hesse-Biber
  • Description: Contents: Preface
    Acknowledgments
    About the Authors
    Part I: Taking a Qualitative Approach to Research
    Chapter 1: An Invitation to Qualitative Research
    What’s Wrong With This Picture?
    What Is Qualitative Research?
    A Holistic Approach to Research
    What to Learn From This Book
    Glossary
    Discussion Questions
    Resources
    Chapter 2: Paradigmatic Approaches to Qualitative Research
    What Are the Major Paradigmatic Approaches to Qualitative Research?
    Positivism
    The Interpretive Strand
    The Critical Strand
    Conclusion
    Glossary
    Discussion Questions
    Resources
    Chapter 3: Designing Qualitative Approaches to Research
    How Do We Know What We Know?
    What Is a Qualitative Approach to Research? Qualitative Research Inquiry: A Dynamic Dance
    Conclusion
    Glossary
    Discussion Questions
    Resources
    Chapter 4: The Ethics of

    Contents: Social Research
    Why Is Ethical Practice Important?
    A Short History of Ethics in Research
    How Are Research Participants Protected Today?
    Beyond Informed Consent: What Are the Ethical Dilemmas in Social Research?
    How Can I Observe Ethical Values in My Research Practice?
    Do New Technologies Impact the Practice of Ethical Research?
    Conclusion
    Glossary
    Discussion Questions
    Resources
    Part II.

    Contents: Qualitative Research Practice
    Chapter 5: In-Depth Interviewing
    What Is an In-Depth Interview?
    How Do You Design and Conduct an In-Depth Interview Study?
    How Do You Conduct an In-Depth Interview
    How Do You Analyze and Interpret Interviews?
    Conclusion
    Glossary
    Discussion Questions
    Resources
    Chapter 6: Focus Group Research
    What Are Focus Group Interviews?
    Online Focus Groups
    Ethics and Focus Group Research
    Conclusion
    Glossary
    Discussion Questions
    Resources
    Chapter 7: Ethnography
    What Is Ethnography?
    Using an Ethnographic Approach: When Is It Appropriate?
    Virtual Ethnographic Methods
    How Do You Gather and Manage Your Ethnographic Data?
    Conclusion
    Glossary
    Discussion Questions
    Resources
    Chapter 8: Case Study
    What Is a Case Study?
    Reasons for Adopting a Case Study

    Contents: Approach
    Why Conduct Case Study Research?
    Case Study Examples
    Conclusion
    Glossary
    Discussion Questions
    Resources
    Chapter 9: Researching Mass Media: Images and Texts by Heather McIntosh and Lisa Cuklantz
    What Is Content Analysis?
    Strengths and Weaknesses of Quantitative and Qualitative Content Analysis
    Qualitative Content Analysis of Online Texts
    How Is the Research Database for Content Analysis Defined and Delimited?
    Making a Theoretical Contribution
    Conclusion
    Glossary
    Discussion Questions
    Resources
    Appendix: Formal Analysis in Film and Television
    Chapter 10: Mixed Methods Research
    What Is Mixed Methods Research?
    What Is a Mixed Methods Research Design?
    What Is a Qualitatively Driven Approach to Mixed Methods Research Inquiry?
    Why Do Qualitative Researchers Use Mixed Methods?
    What to Consider When Conducting

    Contents: a Mixed Methods Research Project
    Conclusion
    Glossary
    Discussion Questions
    Resources
    Part III: Tying the Strands Together
    Chapter 11: Analysis and Interpretation of Qualitative Data
    What Is Qualitative Data Analysis?
    What Is Coding?
    A Grounded Theory Approach to Coding
    How Do You Code Data?
    Software for Qualitative Data Analysis
    How Can I Use a Software Program to Analyze My Qualitative Data?
    Conclusion
    Glossary
    Discussion Questions
    Resources
    Chapter 12: Writing and Representation of Qualitative Research Projects
    Who Is Your Audience?
    Getting It Done: Writing Up Your Qualitative Research Project
    Editing and Revising Your Research Paper
    How Do I Represent the Voices of My Respondents?
    Conclusion
    Glossary
    Discussion Questions
    Resources
    Conclusion: Future Directions of Qualitative Research

    Contents: Inquiry
    The Future of Qualitative Research: Coming at Things Differently
    What's New in Qualitative Research Practice?
    Emergent Methods: New Approaches to Old Methods
    Impact of Online Research on the Process of Qualitative Inquiry
    Staying Centered and Building Ethical Knowledge
    Glossary
    Discussion Questions
    Resources
    References
    Index

  • Identifier: ISBN 9781483324203 (ePub ebook) : £35.99; ISBN £44.99; BNB GBB624996; System number: 017745623
  • Notes: Previous edition: 2011.
    Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Shelfmark(s): General Reference Collection DRT ELD.DS.52305
  • UIN: BLL01017745623

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