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_______ are in depth examinations of people or groups of people.
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Case studies
Case studies have their historical roots in what discipline?
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Sociology, and has been used often in anthropology, medicine and law
T/F Case studies can be qualitative or quantitative, depending on purpose and design.
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True
_________ is a researcher who has used qualitative case studies to research how a nurse moves from novice to expert.
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Patricia Benner
What data collection methods are used for case studies?
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Questionnaires, interviews, observation, or subject's written accounts
_________ involves the examination of communication messages.
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Content analysis
Content analysis is used in what type of qualitative research design?
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Case studies
What are some drawbacks to the case study design?
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-They are time consuming and costly -subject dropout occurs and must be planned for
________ research is a type of qualitative research that employs interventions to improve practice and then studies the effects.
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Action research
In _______ research, there is no goal to generalize findings and the implementation of an intervention is part of the research process.
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Action research
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Qualitative case studies are used to ...
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Generate hypotheses
___________ research is a special kind of research that is a form of community based action where there is a collaboration of study participants and the researcher throughout all steps of the research process.
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Participatory Action Research (PAR)
In Participatory Action Research (PAR), what activities are the subjects of the study involved in?
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-Determining the problem -Deciding what research method to use -Analyzing the data -Determining how the results will be used
What are the 11 criteria for evaluating qualitative designs?
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1. Does the phenomenon lend itself to study by qualitative methods or would a quantitative method been more appropriate? 2. Does the study focus on the nature of the human experience? 3. Is the specific qualitative approach named and described? 4. Will the study have significance for nursing? 5. Does the researcher clearly dscribe how participants were selected? 6. How was the sample size determined? 7. Is the data collection process and recording process fully presented? 8. Is it
What type of researcher? Margaret Mead
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Anthropologist/Ethnography
What type of researcher? Teresa Christy
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Historical
What type of research? Glaser and Strauss
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Grounded theory (sociologists)
What type of research? Kurt Lewin
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Action research (he also conributed to change theory)
  
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