xxviii, 282 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-257) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Getting started: how to know whether and when to use the case study as a research method Designing case studies: identifying your case(s) and establishing the logic on your case study Preparing to collect case study evidence: what you need to do before starting to collect case study data Collecting case study evidence: the principles you should follow in working with six sources of evidence Analyzing case study evidence: how to start your analysis, your analytic choices, and how they work Reporting case studies: how and what to compose Appendix A: A note on the uses of case study research in psychology Appendix B: A note on the uses of case study research in evaluations Appendix C: Index of individual case studies (cited in BOXES or from expanded case study materials).