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The SAGE handbook of action research : participative inquiry and practice

Author: Peter Reason; Hilary Bradbury
Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. ; London : SAGE, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
This handbook has been updated to bring chapters in line with the latest qualitative and quantitative approaches in this field of social inquiry. Peter Reason and Hilary Bradbury have introduced new part commentaries that draw links between different contributions and show their interrelations.

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Reason; Hilary Bradbury
ISBN: 9781412920292 1412920299 9781446271148 1446271145
OCLC Number: 155685708
Notes: Previous edition: published as Handbook of action research. 2001.
Description: xxxii, 720 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Introduction to groundings / Peter Reason, Hilary Bradbury --
Living inquiry : personal, political and philosophical groundings for action research practice / Patricia Gaya Wicks, Peter Reason, Hilary Bradbury --
Participatory action research as practice / Marja Liisa Rahman --
Action research and the challenge of scope / Bjorn Gustavsen, Agnesta Hansson, Thoralf U. Qvale --
Action research at work : creating the future following the path from Lewin / Hilary Bradbury, Phil Mirvis, Eric Neilson, William Pasmore --
Continuing the journey : articulating dimensions of feminist participatory research (FPAR) / Colleen Reid, Wendy Frisby --
Towards transformational liberation : participatory and action research and praxis / M. Brinton Lykes, Amelia Mallona --
Critical theory and participatory action research / Stephen Kemmis --
Systems thinking and practice for action research / Ray Ison --
Social construction and research as action / Kenneth J. Gergen, Mary M. Gergen --
Power and knowledge / John Gaventa, Andrea Cornwall --
Appreciable worlds, inspired inquiry / Danielle P. Zandee, David L. Cooperrider --
Ethics and action research : deepening our commitment to principles of social justice and redefining systems of democratic practice / Mary Brydon-Miller --
Future of universities : action research and the transformation of higher education / Morten Levin, Davydd Greenwood --
Action research, partnerships and social impacts : the institutional collaboration of PRIA and IDR / L. David Brown, Rajesh Tandon. Introduction to practices / Peter Reason, Hilary Bradbury --
Action inquiry : interweaving multiple qualities of attention for timely action / William R. Torbert, Steven S. Taylor --
Action science : linking casual theory and meaning making in action research / Victor J. Friedman, Tim Rogers --
Clinical inquiry/research / Edgar H. Schein --
Practice of appreciative inquiry / James D. Ludema, Ronald E. Fry --
PRA, PLA, and pluralism : practice and theory / Robert Chambers --
Action learning / Mike Pedler, John Burgoyne --
Jury is out : how far can participatory projects go toward reclaiming democracy? / Tom Wakefield with Jasper Singh, Bano Murtuja, Peter Bryant, Michel Pimbert --
Learning history : an action research practice in support of actionable learning / George Roth, Hilary Bradbury --
Extending epistemology within a co-operative inquiry / John Heron, Peter Reason --
Action research in healthcare / Ian Hughes --
Action research on a large scale : issues and practices / Ann W. Martin --
Theorizing audience, products and provocation / Michelle Fine, Maria Elena Torre / Taking the action turn : lessons from bringing participation to qualitative research / Sonia Ospina, Jennifer Dodge, Erica Gabrielle Foldy, Amparo Hofmann-Pinilla. Introduction to exemplars : varieties of action research / Hilary Bradbury, Peter Reason --
Charismatic inquiry in concert : action research in the realm of 'the between' / John Heron, Gregg Lahood --
Presentational knowing : bridging experience and expression with art, poetry and song / Jennifer Mullett --
Working with 'not knowing' amid power dynamics among managers : from faultfinding and exclusion towards co-learning and inclusion / Marianne Kristiansen, Jorgen Bloch-Poulsen --
Learning to love our black selves : healing from internalized oppressions / Taj Johns --
Tapestry of leadership : lessons from six cooperative --
inquiry groups of social justice leaders / Lyle Yorks, Arnold Aprill, LaDon James, Anita Rees, Amparo Hoffman-Pinilla, Sonia Ospina --
Workplace stress and aggression project : ways of knowing --
our rosetta stone for practice / Rita Kowalski, Lyle Yorks, Mariann Jelinek --
Theatre in participatory action research : experiences from Bangladesh / Meghna Guhathakurta --
Changing the culture of dependency to allow for successful outcomes in participatory research : fourteen years of experience in Yucatan, Mexico / Maria Teresa Castillo-Burguete, Maria Dolores, Viga de Alva, Frederico Dickinson --
Health promotion and participatory action research : the significance of participatory praxis in developing participatory health intervention / Lai Fong-Chui --
"This is so democratic!" action research and policy development in East Timor / Ernie Stringer --
'No--you don't know how we feel!' : collaborative inquiry using video with children facing the life threatening illness of a parent / Gillian Chowns --
IT and action sensemaking : making sense of new technology / Chris Dymek. Introduction to skills / Peter Reason, Hilary Bradbury --
Negotiating the challenges of participatory action research : relationships, power, participation, change and credibility / Jill Grant, Geoff Nelson, Terry Mitchell --
Getting in, getting on, getting out : on working with second person inquiry groups / Kate Louise McArdle --
Facilitation as action research in the moment / Jenny Mackewn --
Muddling through : facing the challenges of managing a large scale action research project / Geoff Mead --
Insider action research : the dynamics of developing new capabilities / David Coghlan, A.B. (Rami) Shani --
Teaching reflective practice in the action science/action inquiry tradition : key stages, concepts and practices / Steven S. Taylor, Jenny W. Rudolph, Erica Gabrielle Foldy --
Praxis of educating action researchers / Morten Levin --
Finding form in writing for action research / Judi Marshall --
Concluding reflections : whither action research? / Peter Reason, Hilary Bradbury.
Other Titles: Handbook of action research
Responsibility: edited by Peter Reason, Hilary Bradbury.
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