Case study research: foundations and methodological orientations case study method methodology nursing research , referring to case study research as a methodology and/or a single method can be perplexing, misleading. Qualitative research aims at in-depth understanding of a subject through methods such as interview, case study, observations, and others, focusing on the why and how of things some examples of qualitative research include a study on the culture of a religious school to evaluate the same as. The case study research method originated in clinical medicine (the case history, ie the patient's personal history. Een zeer uitgebreide samenvatting van robert k yin's boek research: design and methods 4-th edition, 2009 a very extensive summary of robert k yin's famous book case study research: design and methods 4-th edition, 2009 advise read the book first and after doing that this summary.
Chapter 14 teaching research methods in the humanities and social sciences how to do case study research donna m zucker introduction there are multiple definitions and understandings of the case study. Common methods used in case study research the goal of case study research is to understand the complexity of a case in the most complete way possible. Learn the application of case study methodology a guide to write research methodology case study. Research articles on the case study method: an annotated bibliography last updated: june 23, 2010 this annotated bibliography of research articles on the case method (including problem-based on the research exam. Psychotherapists in case study research methodology and developing the skills needed to design rigorous and scientific systematic case studies the aim of this article from case studies and that other methods are more.
Writing case study is an essential part of the university program it calls for an in-depth research on a particular topic, which requires excellent analytical skills, critical thinking and creativity writing case studies is easier than you thought. Provides a thorough overview of the design and methods in case study research as a guidance for students research and methodology the case study as a type of qualitative research 31. What are the benefits and drawbacks of case study research case study research, research methods post your comments cancel reply your email address will not be published social theory and methodology in education research (bloomsbury press) posted in: latest posts.
The case study approach allows in-depth, multi-faceted explorations of complex issues in their real-life settings the value of the case study approach is well recognised in the fields of business, law and policy, but somewhat less so in health services research based on our experiences of. Case study methodology as a research method, case study methodology is well established in the social sciences this approach may help to inform practice by illustrating what has worked well, what has been achieved and what have been the issues or dilemmas. Gable, gg integrating case study and survey research methods: an example in information systems, european journal of information systems, vol 3, no 2, 1994, pp112-126.
Full-text (pdf) | commenting on the lack of case studies published in modern psychotherapy publications, the author reviews the strengths of case study methodology and responds to common criticisms, before providing a summary of types of case studies including clinical, experimental and. A research method is a strategy of inquiry which moves from the underlying philosophical assumptions to research design and data. Case study research has a long history within the natural sciences, social sciences, and humanities, dating back to the early 1920's at first it was a. Qualitative research methods quantitative research methods scholarly publishing about the [email protected] guides these guides are the result of a joint effort of the [email protected] project and the colorado state university writing center.