The social work dissertation : using small-scale qualitative methodology / Malcolm Carey.
By: Carey, Malcolm.Publisher: Maidenhead : Open University Press/McGraw-Hill Education, 2013Edition: 2nd ed.Description: 1 online resource (xii, 238 pages) : illustrations.ISBN: 9780335247608; 0335247601; 1299281591; 9781299281592.Subject(s): Social sciences -- Research | Dissertations, Academic -- Authorship | Qualitative research | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Methodology | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Research | Dissertations, Academic -- Authorship | Qualitative research | Social sciences -- ResearchGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Social Work Dissertation : Using Small-Scale Qualitative Methodology.DDC classification: 300.72 Online resources: Fulltext available via Ebscohost - Shibboleth login required
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-228) and index.
1 Social work research and the dissertation; 2 The research process for a social work dissertation; 3 Key concepts in social work research; 4 Theory and social work research; 5 The literature review and literature-based dissertations; 6 Social work methodology; 7 Traditional methods: Interviews, questionnaires and focus groups; 8 Alternative methodology: Narrative research, discourse analysis and life histories; 9 Qualitative analysis -- 10 Writing up and dissemination.
The book guides the student through the research process relevant to the completion of a social work dissertation.