This practical guide provides students with a potent approach to recognize case situations and apply appropriate tools to solve problems, make decisions, or develop evaluations, quickly establish a base of knowledge about a case, and write persuasive case-based essays.
Ellet presents a new approach for analyzing, discussing, and writing about cases. Early chapters show how to classify cases according to the analytical task they require (solving a problem, making a decision, or forming an evaluation) and quickly establish a base of knowledge about a case.
Using a step-by-step approach, this book takes you right through the case study research process from research design and data collection using qualitative and quantitative methods, to research analysis, writing up and presenting your work.
This title provides a structure for analysing and designing a case study. Using examples, Thomas and Myers work through a case study design to answer questions such as: How is a case study constructed? What are the required components of case study? The book includes an example to take the reader through each step of understanding and conducting research using a case study.
Analyzing Case Studies: Selected Articles & Tip Sheets