Qualitative Research for Social Workers: Phases, Steps, & Tasks

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1996-01-01
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall

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The Qualitative Research Approach is recently enjoying a revitalized interest within the social work profession. It is also being championed as a new option in fields such as nursing, education, and psychology. In social work, however, we are merely getting reacquainted with an old familiar research and practice method that has been around since the beginning of our profession.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. 2
The Qualitative Research Processp. 23
Phase One: Planning Your Studyp. 24
Phase Two: Collecting Your Datap. 50
Phase Three: Analyzing Your Datap. 88
Phase Four: Writing Your Reportp. 120
Research Examplesp. 151
Research Study A: Females Who Sexually Abuse Childrenp. 152
Research Study B: Boards of Directors of Social Service Agenciesp. 174
Research Study C: A Child Welfare Tragedyp. 208
Indexp. 227
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