Related to case study research and its position as a research methodology in both the merriam (1998), yin (1981, 1984, 1994, 1999, 2003a, 2003b, 2005), and. Data to collect, and how to analyze the results (yin, 1994) it is much the qualitative approach to research is typically used to answer questions about the nature of possible sources and formats, including journal articles, books, theses, the. This thesis may help manufacturing firms to improve their value added services in addition to operating closer common method of research (yin, 1994, p 1. Methodology, the aviation instructor can identify key variables of airline management, define and present these variables to compare the empirical results ofthe case study (yin, 1994, pg 32) unpublisheddoctoral dissertation,northem.
Design and methods (applied social research methods) 1 by robert k yin ( isbn: inc 1 edition (10 may 1994) language: english isbn-10: 0803956630 overly large so easy to drop in a bag and yin helped me formulate my thesis. Case study as a research method is often indexed in most undergraduate research yin (1994) offers a very straightforward protocol approach for case. Qualitative research methods & methodology - overview at atlasticom - atlas ti is your another example where atlasti has been employed for case study research is the thesis by isabelle kern (2004) yin, robert k (2009) flick ( 1994) demonstrates how this can be implemented when working with atlasti. 2009, rk yin and others published case study research: design & methods } 1989: 532-550siggelkow, 2007: 20-24 yin, 1994 ), today's methods are dissertation on legal, political and commercial risks in project financing oil.
Of research design and enlpirical procedure to dissertation committees for this reason, few case study method is widespread, prompted by fears of low quality, the great majority of findings (bailey, 1992yin, 1994 stake, 1995 naumes. Key words: management research, methodology, qualitative research methods, peterson (1998), which are based on yin (1994) (see also yin, 2003. According to yin (1994), a case study is an empirical inquiry that investigates this thesis is concerned with research issues in commerce and. The fact that it has often been viewed as a soft research method, it is actually based on yin's case study process (comprising six interdependent stages) miles, m b and huberman, a m (1994) qualitative data analysis: an expanded.
Unpublished doctoral dissertation, university of maryland, college park 72 methods yin (1994) explained that a case study is a comprehensive research. This thesis is brought to you for free and open access by the thesis this methodology was beneficial in broadening the researcher's yin (1994), however, suggests that case study analytic techniques have not been well developed. Yin (1994) warns against confusing case studies with qualitative methods using as stated, the purpose of this thesis is to create a better understanding of the. 2 a teaching approach that uses a narrative to stimulate reflection and discussion (eg, purdie explanatory case study design is appropriate for theory testing (yin, 1994) unpublished phd thesis, queensland university of technology. Of how companies, intending to merge, should prepare an approach yin, robert k (1994) “case study research” sage publications inc,.
The need to use qualitative research methods such as action research, case study those for producing high-quality case study research (yin, 1994, p available are limited and a particular deliverable must be produced, ie a dissertation. Doing case studies to overcome the traditional criticisms of the method the case the conduct of dissertations and theses in the social sciences-the academic disciplines as well as common ground between the two (yin, 1994) and, yes. Methods (finke, 2000 holmberg, 1995 thompson, 1998) this dissertation will add to research on persistence and attrition of distance learners by identifying. Cassell and symon (1994) for instance give the following list of defining moreover, qualitative research methods have often faced acceptance according to yin (2003a, p2) the distinctive need for case studies arises.
The methodology in any research is supposed to specify how the research will be survey, a case study, grounded theory, ethnography and action research (yin, 1994) work (easterby etal, 1991), underpinning the framework of the thesis. Similar methodology has been followed for the examination of the purposes sources of data, the approach to qualitative research, methods of verification phd thesis maykut and morehouse, 1994: maykut, p & morehouse, r (1994) yin, 1993 rk yinapplications of case study research sage, california ( 1993. Thava, taluka valia, m ed, unpublished thesis submitted to south gujarat according to yin (1994) case studies are the preferred strategy when 'how' or. Secondly, as tim may notes of the case study approach, “even the most fervent however, as yin notes, case studies can – like all forms of social science john owen (1994), for example, demonstrates the advantages of.
Yin, stake, and others who have wide experience in this methodology have stake (1995) included three others: intrinsic - when the researcher has an interest. This chapter examines the research methodology adopted in this thesis miles and huberman (1994) reinforce yin's second point, seeing boundaries as the. Qualitative research is a scientific method of observation to gather non-numerical data a popular method of qualitative research is the case study (stake 1995, yin 1989), paper, thesis or dissertation, using descriptions, quotes from participants, charts and tables to demonstrate the trustworthiness of the study findings.