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Some reading about Case Study method

Books

Beynon H., Grimshaw D., Rubery J. and Ward K. (2002) Managing Employment Change: The New Realities of Work . Oxford University Press

Bryman A. (2008) Social Research Methods. 3rd ed. Oxford University Press

George A.L. and Bennett A. (2005) Case Studies and Theory Development in the Social Sciences . Boston: MIT Press

Gomm R., Hammersley M. and Foster P. (ed) 2000 Case study method: key issues, key texts . Sage

Simons H. (2009) Case Study Research in Practice . Sage

Yin, R.K .2003 Applications of case study research . Sage

Yin, R.K. 2003 Case study research: design and methods . Sage

 

Articles / chapters

Bjorkman C. (2003) Case study method . British Educational Research Journal 29 (1) 137-138

Dale A.E. (1995) A research study exploring the patients view of quality-of-life using the case study method. Journal of Advanced Nursing 22 (6) 1128-1134

Dopson S. (2003) The potential of the case study method for organisational analysis . Policy and Politics 31 (2) 217-226

Dufour S. and Fortin D. (1992) Annotated bibliography on case-study method. Current Sociology (Sociologie Contemporaine) 40 (1) 167-181 Golby M. (2002) Case study method: Key issues, key texts. British Journal of Educational Psychology 72 303-304

Fiss P.C. (2009) Case Studies and the Configurational Analysis of Organizational Phenomena. In D. Byrne and C.C. Ragin (eds) The SAGE Handbook of Case-Based Methods London: Sage pp. 424-440

Goertz G. and Mahoney J. (2009) Scope in Case-Study Research. In D. Byrne and C.C. Ragin (eds) The SAGE Handbook of Case-Based Methods London: Sage pp. 307 - 317

Gomm R. and Hammersley M. (2002) Case study method: Key issues, key texts - Response . British Journal of Educational Psychology 72 304-305

Herz L.R., Volicer L., Ross V, Rheme Y. (1992) A single-case-study method for treating resistiveness in patients with Alzheimers-disease. Hospital and community psychiatry 43 (7) 720-724

Kaarbo J. and Beasley, R.K. (1999) A practical guide to the comparative case study method in political psychology . Political Psychology 20 (2) 369-391

Murdaugh C.L. (2001) Case study method . Journal of Advanced Nursing 35 (3) 468

Ó Riain S. (2009) Extending the Ethnographic Case Study. In D. Byrne and C.C. Ragin (eds) The SAGE Handbook of Case-Based Methods London: Sage pp. 289 - 306

Perren L. and Ram M. (2004) Case-study method in small business and entrepreneurial research - Mapping boundaries and perspectives . International Small Business Journal 22(1) 83-101

Radley A. and Chamberlain K. (2001) Health psychology and the study of the case: from method to analytic concern . Social Science and Medicine 2001 53 (3) 321-332.

Yin R.K. (1994) Discovering the future of the case-study method in evaluation research . Evaluation Practice 15 (3) 283-290

Yin R.K. (1992) The case-study method as a tool for doing evaluation . Current Sociology (Sociologie Contemporaine) 40 (1) 121-137

 

Useful websites

http://www.gslis.utexas.edu/~ssoy/usesusers/l391d1b.htm

http://www.uidaho.edu/ag/agecon/391/casestudmeth.html