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Encyclopedia of case study research

Author: Albert J Mills; Gabrielle Durepos; Elden Wiebe
Publisher: Los Angeles [Calif.] : SAGE Publications, ©2010
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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 useful way for researchers to make valid inferences from events outside the laboratory in ways consistent with the rigorous practices of investigation inside the lab. Over time, case study approaches garnered interest in multiple disciplines as scholars studied

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
2 v. (xxxiv, 1106 p.) : ill
(DLC) 2009012391
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Albert J Mills; Gabrielle Durepos; Elden Wiebe
ISBN: 9781849727686 1849727686
OCLC Number: 755062212
Notes: A - Z.
Description: 1 online resource (366 entries) : 56 images, digital files
Contents: V. 1. A --
K --
v. 2. L --
Responsibility: edited by Albert J. Mills, Gabrielle Durepos, Elden Wiebe.


This is the authoritative reference work in the field. An interdisciplinary set, it investigates the extensive history, design and methods of case study research.  Read more...


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"The first encyclopedia to focus solely on case study research, this two-volume set contains 357 entries that cross disciplines and methodological traditions, from positivist to postpositivist. Each Read more...

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