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Qualitative Disaster Research

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ISBN-10: 0199796173

ISBN-13: 9780199796175

Edition: 2014

Authors: Brenda D. Phillips, Patricia Leavy

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Research that occurs in the context of emergencies and disasters requires attention to challenging contexts and circumstances. Qualitative Disaster Research walks readers through the ways in which those contexts can be managed to produce careful, rigorous, and scholarly work. Each chapter provides an overview of approaches, methods, and techniques with illustrations from established disaster studies. Step-by-step instructions outline ways to gather, analyze, and write up qualitative field data. User-friendly examples show readers how to move from initial research ideas to final publication. Throughout the volume, readers find helpful suggestions for a range of field-based scenarios.…    
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Book details

List price: $37.95
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 2/24/2014
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 208
Size: 5.00" wide x 8.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

Brenda Phillips , David M. Neal , and Gary R. Webb are Professors at Oklahoma State University.

Patricia Leavy is an associate professor, former chairperson of the Sociology & Criminology Department, and the founding director of the Gender Studies Program at Stonehill College in Easton, MA. She is the author of Iconic Events: Media, Politics, and Power in Retelling History (2007), Method Meets Art: Arts-Based Research Practice (2009), and Understanding Qualitative Research: Oral History (forthcoming, Oxford University Press); coauthor of Feminist Research Practice: A Primer (2007) and The Practice of Qualitative Research (2d ed. 2010); and co-editor of Hybrid Identities: Theoretical and Empirical Examinations (2008), Handbook of Emergent Methods (2008), Emergent Methods in Social…