Qualitative research in nursing : advancing the humanistic imperative / Helen J. Streubert Speziale, Dona Rinaldi Carpenter.Material type: TextPublisher: Philadelphia, Pa. ; London : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Copyright date: ©2007Edition: Fourth editionDescription: xvii, 477 pages ; 23 cmContent type:
- 9780781763134 (pbk.) :
- 0781763134 (pbk.) :
- 610.7'3'072 22
- RT81.5 .S78 2007
Previous ed.: 2003.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Philosophy and theory: foundations of qualitative research -- The conduct of qualitative research: common essential elements -- Designing data generation and management strategies -- Ethical considerations in qualitative research -- Phenomenology as method -- Phenomenology in practice, education, and administration -- Grounded theory as method -- Grounded theory in practice, education, and administration -- Ethnography as method -- Ethnography in practice, and education, and administration -- Historical research method -- Historical research in practice, education, and administration -- Action research method -- Action research in practice, education, and administration -- Triangulation as a qualitative research strategy -- Writing a qualitative research proposal -- A practical guide for sharing qualitative research results.
This user-friendly text systematically provides a sound foundation for understanding a wide range of qualitative research methodologies, including triangulation.