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Qualitative Research in Social Work

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ISBN-10: 0761961828

ISBN-13: 9780761961826

Edition: 2002

Authors: Ian Shaw, Nick Gould

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This work examines epistemological and methodological issues in qualitative research where the agenda is set by social work practice. It provides a basis for adopting qualitative methodologies in research practice.
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Book details

Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Limited
Publication date: 3/29/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 234
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

I arrived in York (England) as Professor of Social Work in the Spring of 2003, following a long career in the School of Social Sciences at Cardiff University (Wales). I presently hold positions at the University of York and the Department of Sociology and Social Work at Aalborg University, Denmark. I have written and researched extensively. My next book, body and soul permitting, will be Social Work and Science for Columbia University Press, followed by a four-volume e~Major Worke(tm) for Sage Publications on Social Work Research, with Jeanne Marsh and Mark Hardy. I am involved, alone or with others, at various stages of four research projects: an extended historical project on the…    

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