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The Sage handbook of case-based methods

Author: Byrne, David ; Ragin, Charles C.Publisher: Sage, 2009.Language: EnglishDescription: 542 p. : Graphs ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9781412930512Type of document: BookBibliography/Index: Includes bibliographical references and index
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Print H62 .S345 2009
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Includes bibliographical references and index


The SAGE handbook of case-based methods Contents Acknowledgements Notes on Contributors INTRODUCTION Case-Based Methods: Why We Need Them; What They Are; How to Do Them David Byrne PART ONE: THE METHODOLOGICAL CONTEXT OF CASE-BASED METHODS viii ix 1 11 1. Complexity and Case David L. Harvey 15 2. The Contextualist Approach to Social Science Methodology Lars MM set 39 3. Reflexivity, Realism and the Process of Casing Bob Carter and Alison Sealey 69 4. Single-Case Probabilities Malcolm Williams and Wendy Dyer 84 5. Complex Realist and Configurational Approaches to Cases: A Radical Synthesis David Byrne PART TWO: METHODS AND TECHNIQUES OF CASE-BASED RESEARCH Typologies ­ Ways of Sorting Things Out 101 113 120 121 6. Explanatory Typologies in Qualitative Analysis Colin Elman 7. Introducing Cluster Analysis: What Can It Teach Us about the Case? Emma Uprichard 132 8. Visualising Types: The Potential of Correspondence Analysis Dianne Phillips and John Phillips 148 9. How Classification Works, or Doesn't: The Case of Chronic Pain Emma Whelan Quantitative Approaches w Case-Based Method 10. Case-Centred Methods and Quantitative Analysis Ray Kent 11. The Logic and Assumptions of MDSO­MSDO Designs Gisèle De Meur and Main Gottcheiner 12. The Case for Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA): Adding Leverage for Thick Cross-Case Comparison Benoît Rihoux and Bojana Lobe 13. On the Duality of Cases and Variables: Correspondence Analysis (CA) and Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA) Ronald L. Breiger 14. Using Cluster Analysis, Qualitative Comparative Analysis and NVivo in Relation to the Establishment of Causal Configurations with Preexisting Large-N Datasets: Machining Hermeneutics 260 David Byrne Qualitative Approaches to Case-Based Research 15. Computer-Based Qualitative Methods in Case Study Research Nigel Fielding and Richard Warnes 16. Extending the Ethnographie Case Study Sean O Riain 17. Scope in Case Study Research Gary Goertz and James Mahoney 18. Small-N Access Cases to Refine Theories of Social Exclusion and Access to Socially Excluded Individuals and Groups Nick Emmel and Kahryn Hughes 19. Using Comparative Data: A Systems Approach to a Multiple Case Study Fred Carden PART THREE: CASE-BASED METHODS IN DISCIPLINES AND FIELDS 169 183 184 208 222 243 269 270 289 307 318 331 345 20. Making the Most of an Historical Case Study: Configuration, Sequence, Casing, and the US Old-age Pension Movement Edwin Amenta 21. Poetry and History: The Case for Literary Evidence John Walton 351 367 22. Cultural Case Studies Albert J. Bergesen 23. Social Interactions and the Demand for Sport: Cluster Analysis in Economics Paul Downward and Joseph Riordan 24. The Proper Relationship of Comparative-Historical Analysis to Statistical Analysis: Subordination, Integration, or Separation? James Mahoney and P. Larkin Terrie 25. Case Studies and the Configurational Analysis of Organizational Phenomena Peer C. Fiss 26. The Case in Medicine Frances Griffiths 27. Team-Based Aggregation of Qualitative Case Study Data in Health Care Contexts: Challenges and Learning Sue Dopson, Ewan Ferlie, Louise Fitzgerald and Louise Locock 28. Working with Cases in Development Contexts: Some Insights from an Outlier Philippa Bevan 29. Non-nested and Nested Cases in a Socioeconomic Village Study Wendy Olsen 30. Causality and Interpretation in Qualitative Policy-Related Research David Byrne, Wendy Olsen and Sandra Duggan 31. Reflections on Casing and Case-Oriented Research Charles C. Ragin Author Index Subject Index 383 392 410 424 441 454 467 494 511 522 535 539

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