Sage Research Methods Cases
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Case studies of research methods applied to real research projects. Researchers explain how they designed their research project, why they chose a particular research method, how they overcame problems and what they might have done differently in hindsight. Cases cover research methods such as focus groups, data collection, ethnography, semi-structured interviews, content analysis, grounded theory, action research and more.


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Research methods cases, Researchmethodscases, SRMC

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Anthropology, Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology (BPK), Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology (BPK) - Sports, Communication, Criminology, Education, Education, Arts Education, Education, Counselling Psychology, Education, Diversity in Curriculum and Instruction, Education, Educational Psychology, Education, Indigenous Peoples, Education, Physical Education, Educational Leadership, Educational Technology, Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies, Gerontology, Global Health, Health Care & Epidemiology, Health Sciences, Indigenous Studies, Interactive Arts & Technology (SIAT), Latin American Studies, Psychology, Public Health, Public Policy, Sociology, Sustainable Community Development, Urban Studies