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case study

the study of a single instance of a phenomenon either for its own sake (e.g. a particular person or a strike), or as an exemplar or PARADIGM case of a general phenomenon, perhaps as a test of a general proposition (e.g. de TOCQUEVILLE's study of America, 1835-40).
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For example, well-known case study research author Robert K.
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In case study research, the investigator decides the nature of the case or unit of analysis.
On an international basis empirical studies with statistical surveys and ensuing factor analysis and hypothesis testing have been done parallel to case study research based on an interpretivist paradigm with qualitative interviews, focus groups and observations.
Case study research seeks to identify and investigate an issue explored through one or more cases within a bounded system" and has been historically utilized across many disciplines, including health care.
To account for the diversity of approaches and methodologies used in entrepreneurship, we suggest broadening the area of evidence-based entrepreneurship by accumulating the knowledge that has become available from qualitative case study research.
Stake (2005) suggests case study research is a choice of what is to be studied.
Nicola Daly relates some of the difficulties and complexities of increasing languages education in New Zealand, through case study research with early career teachers.
The case study research method was adopted and data for the study collected from the women (users) and management and staff of the NGO centres through questionnaire and interview, while qualitative data gathered were reported.
White, Polly, and Audette used case study research to examine one elementary school's foray into RTI to delineate critical features of implementation and participants' perceptions of the contextual influences related to those events.
According to Tellis (1997), case study research has been marked by periods of intense use and periods of disuse.
It is the fourth stage of the data analysis process in using documents in a case study research, which according to Bogdan & Biklen (1998) is called 'qualitative content analysis'.