Summary: The Third Edition of the bestsellingA� Basics of Qualitative Research:Techniques and Procedures for Developing Grounded TheoryA� continues to offer immensely practical advice and technical expertise to aid researchers in making sense of their collected data.A�Authors Juliet Corbin and the late Anselm Strauss (co-creator of Grounded Theory)A�present methods that enable researchers to analyze and interpret their data, and ultimately build theory from it. Highly accessibl ...show moree in their approach, Corbin and Strauss provide a step-by-step guide to the research act--from the formation of the research question through several approaches to coding and analysis, to reporting on the research. Full of definitions and illustrative examples, this book concludes with chapters that present criteria for evaluating a study, as well as responses to common questions posed by students of qualitative research. Significantly revised, Basics of Qualitative Research remains a landmark volume in the study of qualitative methods. Key Features: Takes the form of an informal dialogue, akin to students and teachers working together in a classroom setting. Shows the evolution of grounded theory method over time and the influence of constructionists and post-modern trends Includes real data to practice with qualitative software, such as MAXQDA as well as student exercises. ...show lessEdition/Copyright: 3RD 08
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