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Qualitative research for the information professional : a practical handbook

Author: G E Gorman; Peter Clayton
Publisher: London : Facet, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2. ed., reprView all editions and formats
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This text serves an integrated manual on how to conduct qualitative research. Its extensive coverage includes all aspects of work in this field from conception to completion and all types of study in  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G E Gorman; Peter Clayton
ISBN: 9781856044721 1856044726
OCLC Number: 612539323
Description: XXI, 282 Seiten
Contents: 1. The nature of qualitative research 2. Evaluating qualitative research 3. Qualitative research design in information organizations 4. Case studies in information organizations 5. Laying the foundations for fieldwork 6. Beginning fieldwork 7. Observation 8. Interviewing 9. Group discussion techniques 10. Historical investigation - Sydney J. Shep 11. Recording fieldwork data 12. Analysing qualitative data from information organizations 13. Writing qualitative research reports 14. Human resources in knowledge management: a case study 15. Select bibliography - Adela Clayton
Responsibility: G.E. Gorman and Peter Clayton.

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