Qualitative Methods for Health Research

ISBN-10: 1847870740

ISBN-13: 9781847870742

Edition: 2nd 2009

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Description: Suitable for researchers and students in the fields of public health, health services research, nursing and health promotion, Qualitative Methods for Health Research provides a thorough and practical introduction to designing, conducting and appraising qualitative research.Qualitative Methods for Health Research is full of easy-to-follow guidance on how to apply core research skills to health research. Drawing on over twenty years experience of teaching methodology, Green and Thorogood cover the essentials of the theory and principles of applied research in an accessible way.Using examples from a range of settings, this book introduces readers to the key debates in qualitative methodology; issues in designing ethical, feasible and rigorous projects; the main ways of collecting and analysing qualitative data and ways of appraising and writing qualitative research.This new, Second Edition covers developments in systematic reviews of qualitative research and analysis, and includes a chapter focusing on practical issues of qualitative work within applied health research programmes.Key features include:- Case studies- Chapter summaries and key points- GlossaryQualitative Methods for Health Research is an invaluable introduction for both health professionals and students with little prior knowledge of social theory.Judith Green is a Reader in Sociology of Health at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical MedicineNicki Thorogood is a Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

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Book details

List price: $24.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Limited
Publication date: 3/18/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 7.25" wide x 10.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.924
Language: English

Preface
Principles And Approaches In Qualitative Health Research
Qualitative Methodology and Health Research
Developing Qualitative Research Designs
Responsibilities, Ethics and Values
Generating And Analysing Data
In-depth Interviews
Group Interviews
Observational Methods
Using Documentary Sources
Analysing Qualitative Data
Doing Qualitative Work For Health
Qualitative Research in Practice: Settings and Contexts
Writing up Qualitative Work
Reading and Appraising Qualitative Outputs
Glossary
References
Index
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