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Qualitative methodology and sociology

describing the social world

by Silverman, David.

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Gower Pub. Co. in Aldershot, Hants, England, Brookfield, Vt., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social sciences -- Methodology,
  • Sociology -- Research,
  • Ethnology -- Methodology

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Silverman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM48 .S533 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 206 p. ;
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2865906M
    ISBN 10056600884X, 0566008874
    LC Control Number84029054

      Building on the global success of the First Edition of Qualitative Research: Theory, Method and Practice, the new edition has been thoroughly updated and revised. It succeeds in providing a comprehensive yet accessible guide to a variety of methodological approaches to qualitative research. Edited by David Silverman, the book brings together a team of internationally-renowned researchers . Qualitative research is a method of collecting, analyzing and interpreting data that is not easily reduced to numbers. By its very nature, it cannot be judged by quantitative standards. Qualitative data usually takes the form of case studies and notes rather than numerical data characterized by .

    Qualitative research is a kind of research that rely on unstructured and non-numerical data may take the form of fieldnotes written by the researcher in the course of observation, interviews, audio or video recordings carried out by the researcher in natural settings or interviews, documents of various kinds (publicly available or personal; paper-based or electronic; already available. No headers. This text emphasizes the relevance of research methods for the everyday lives of its readers, undergraduate students. Each chapter describes how research methodology is useful for students in the multiple roles they fill: (1) As consumers of popular and public information, (2) As citizens, (3) As current and future employees.

    Buy Qualitative Sociology: A Method To The Madness New Ed by Schwartz, Howard (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Howard Schwartz. INTRODUCING QUALITATIVE METHODS provides a series of volumes which introduce qualitative research to the student and beginning researcher. The approach is interdisciplinary and international. A distinctive feature of these volumes is the helpful student exercises. One stream of the series provides texts on the key methodologies used in qualitativeFile Size: KB.


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See search results for this author. Are you an author. Cited by: Qualitative sociology fills the gap in existing literature by providing a comprehensive and detailed treatment of the broad range of non-quantitative methods currently being used in sociological research, with the conceptual rationales for each by: Qualitative Research Methods is an indispensable, definitive collection of readings for students undertaking any kind of social science inquiry.

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Qualitative Methodology and Sociology: Describing the Social World David Silverman This major new text in qualitative research reflects the new-found confidence and rigour of non-positivist approaches to methodology.

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'The book is an extremely valuable resource for students and new researchers who embark on qualitative research in sociology and the social sciences.

It will. Esterberg manage to explain research methods in qualitative research in a simple and easy to understand way so even though you are a first time user of this kind of methods, she walks you through the process.

Have used your book all through my studies at the by: Finally, one of the most important goals Amy had for Principles of Sociological Inquiry: Qualitative and Quantitative Methods was to introduce students to the core principles of social research in a way that is straightforward and engaging.

As such, the text reflects public sociology's emphasis on making sociology accessible and readable.4/5(19). A Study of Intake Variables in Teacher Education: Analyzing a Mixed-Methods Approach; Ageing in a New Place: A Case Study of Older Chinese Migrants; An Ethnographic Study of Mixed Martial Arts: Experiencing Storytelling on the Mats; Applying Foresight, Insight, and Hindsight: A Qualitative Longitudinal Study of Students in Vocational Education.

This guide to using qualitative research methodology is designed to help you think about all the steps you need to take to ensure that you produce a good quality piece of work. The guide starts by telling you what qualitative methodology is and when to use it in the field (understand people’s belief system, perspectives, experiences).

ItFile Size: KB. Director, Interdisciplinary Center for Innovative Theory and Empirics (INCITE), and Jonathan R. Cole Professor of Sociology Research Interest Social Network Analysis.

Qualitative research is a type of social science research that collects and works with non-numerical data and that seeks to interpret meaning from these data that help understand social life through the study of targeted populations or : Ashley Crossman.

he qualitative research methods introduced in this book are often employed to answer the whys and hows of human behavior, opinion, and experience— information that is difficult to obtain through more quantitatively-oriented methods of data collection.

Qualitative research methods have a long and distinguished history within sociology. They trace their roots back to Max Weber’s call for an interpretive understanding of action. 'The book is an extremely valuable resource for students and new researchers who embark on qualitative research in sociology and the social sciences.

It will be a valuable source for those who. At the scholarly level the book seeks to provide readers with a set of formal concepts with which to understand the essence of qualitative methods and to familiarise them with specialized Author: Arthur Cropley.

This book gathers a selection of outstanding European researchers in the field of qualitative interpretive video analysis. The contributions discuss the crucial features of video data and present different approaches how to handle, interpret, analyse and present video data collected in a wide range of «real world» social : Paperback.

Qualitative research methods is defined as a process that focuses on obtaining data through open-ended and conversational communication. This method is not only about “what” people think but also “why” they think so. Also, read in this blog qualitative research examples, types, & more.

A rich source of ideas about sociological research methods to assist the researcher in determining what method will provide the most reliable and useful knowledge, how to choose between different methodologies, and what constitutes the most fruitful relationship between sociological theories and research methods.3/5(2).

Some of the most common qualitative methods in sociology include field research, intensive interviews, and focus groups. Quantitative methods Ways of collecting data that can be represented by and condensed into numbers., on the other hand, result in data.

Research Methods in Sociology – An Introduction An introduction to research methods in Sociology covering quantitative, qualitative, primary and secondary data and defining the basic types of research method including social surveys, experiments, interviews, participant observation, ethnography and longitudinal studies.importance of qualitative research.

Methodology of the Study Research methodology indicates the logic of development of the process used to generate theory that is procedural framework within which the research is conducted [Remenyi et al., ].

The methodology of this article is to discuss aspects of qualitative research in social sciences and.The journal Qualitative Sociology is dedicated to the qualitative interpretation and analysis of social life.

The journal offers both theoretical and analytical research, and publishes manuscripts based on research methods such as interviewing, participant observation, ethnography, historical analysis, content analysis and others which do not rely primarily on numerical data.