The Resource Qualitative methods for health research, Judith Green and Nicki Thorogood

Qualitative methods for health research, Judith Green and Nicki Thorogood

Label
Qualitative methods for health research
Title
Qualitative methods for health research
Statement of responsibility
Judith Green and Nicki Thorogood
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
610.72
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Introducing qualitative methods
Label
Qualitative methods for health research, Judith Green and Nicki Thorogood
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previous edition: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • zbnus
  • fro
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: pt. I PRINCIPLES AND APPROACHES IN QUALITATIVE HEALTH RESEARCH -- 1.Qualitative Methodology and Health Research -- Chapter summary -- Introduction -- What is qualitative research? -- The role of theory -- Epistemological approaches: Theories of knowledge -- Participatory research -- The orientations of qualitative research -- Criticisms and limitations of qualitative research -- Conclusion -- Key points -- Exercise -- Further resources -- 2.Developing Qualitative Research Designs -- Chapter summary -- Introduction -- Research questions -- Appropriate designs for different questions -- Problems with design typologies -- Pragmatic influences on research design -- A qualitative approach to design -- Selecting appropriate data collection/generation and analysis methods -- Protocols and practical issues -- Programme design: The role of qualitative research -- Conclusion -- Key points -- Exercise -- Further resources --
  • Contents note continued: 3.Responsibilities, Ethics and Values -- Chapter summary -- Introduction -- Values in research -- Ethical review and codes of practice -- Informed consent -- Confidentiality -- Responsibilities to research participants -- Different models of the research relationship -- Responsibilities to yourself and co-workers -- Ethical dilemmas and conflicts -- Conclusion -- Key points -- Exercises -- Further resources -- pt. II GENERATING DATA -- 4.In-depth Interviews -- Chapter summary -- Introduction -- The research interview -- A word on language -- Language in cross-cultural settings -- Assumptions about our own language -- In-depth interviews: What they can and can't do -- Context and data -- Planning interview studies -- Sampling: How many and who to interview? -- Conclusion -- Key points -- Exercises -- Further resources -- 5.Group Interviews -- Chapter summary -- Introduction -- Different kinds of group interview: An overview -- Consensus panels --
  • Contents note continued: Community interviews and participatory methods -- Focus groups -- Natural groups -- Advantages of using group interviews -- Naturalism -- Limitations -- Practical issues -- Developing appropriate methods for the setting -- Conclusion -- Key points -- Exercise -- Further resources -- 6.Observational Methods -- Chapter summary -- Introduction -- Participant and non-participant observation -- Ethnography and participant observation -- Doing ethnography close to home -- Auto-ethnography -- Overt and covert roles -- Pseudo-patient studies -- Planning a participant observation study -- Rapid ethnographic methods -- Non-participant observational methods -- Conclusion -- Key points -- Exercises -- Further resources -- 7.Physical and Virtual Documentary Sources -- Chapter summary -- Introduction -- Why use existing sources? -- Public records -- Personal documents -- Online personal documents: Ethical issues -- Mass media outputs -- Research outputs --
  • Contents note continued: Policy reports -- Methodological issues in using documentary sources -- Conclusion -- Key points -- Exercises -- Further resources -- pt. III MANAGING AND ANALYSING DATA -- 8.Beginning Data Analysis -- Chapter summary -- Introduction -- Styles of analysis -- Aims of analysis -- Data management -- Data preparation: Transcribing interviews -- Thematic content analysis -- Framework analysis -- Using computer software to help manage data -- Improving rigour in analysis -- Conclusion -- Key points -- Exercises -- Further resources -- 9.Developing Qualitative Analysis -- Chapter summary -- Introduction -- Rigour is not enough -- Grounded theory -- Narrative analysis -- Some strategies for thinking more analytically -- Generalizability and transferability -- Conclusion -- Key points -- Exercises -- Further resources -- pt. IV QUALITATIVE RESEARCH IN PRACTICE -- 10.Reading, Appraising and Integrating Qualitative Research -- Chapter summary -- Introduction --
  • Contents note continued: Reading critically -- Formal critical appraisal for empirical studies -- Criteria in ethnography -- Systematic reviews -- Integrating qualitative findings -- Meta-ethnography -- Conclusion -- Key points -- Exercise -- Further resources -- 11.Mixing Methods and Designs -- Chapter summary -- Introduction -- Rationales for mixing methods -- Mixing epidemiology and qualitative research -- Developing trans-disciplinary research -- Qualitative research and applied research -- Mixed methods and participatory research -- Multidisciplinary work: Challenges and opportunities -- Conclusion -- Key points -- Exercise -- Further resources -- 12.Writing Up and Disseminating -- Chapter summary -- Introduction -- The writing process -- Writing for different audiences -- Writing for health journals -- Writing for social science colleagues -- Practical issues to consider when writing up -- Disseminating collaborative work -- Disseminating to non-specialist audiences --
  • Contents note continued: Conclusion -- Key points -- Exercise -- Further resources
Control code
000052349432
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third edition
Extent
xvii, 342 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781446253090
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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.b28531541
System control number
  • (OCoLC)867602336
  • md28531541

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