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[ri′sərch]
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Scientific investigation aimed at discovering and applying new facts, techniques, and natural laws.
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The story of our own case study begins back in the 1980s and 1990s, before human geography widely engaged participatory research (IBG-RGS Participatory geographies Research Group, 2006; Kesby, 2007; Kindon et al, 2007; Kinpaisby, 2008), before our present interest in assemblage theory, and instead with debates about power and participation prevalent at that time.
Results: The participatory research approach with the community helped design the culturally sensitive intervention plan for the trauma stabilization of the affected community.
Given the community's desires and community leadership in looking for solutions to their healthcare issues, participatory research (approved by UPR-MSC Institutional Review Board) was considered a suitable approach and a sound base on which to develop this initial community-campus partnership.
Therefore, the purpose of this study was to determine the perceived self-health status and health education needs of Haitian adults within the communities (rural versus urban) using a Community Based Participatory Research (CBPR) design.
The key principles of participatory research will be outlined, with an overview of the methodologoy for each study and the benefits and challenges of using such an approach in interpreting studies.
Youth as partners, participants or passive recipients: A review of children and adolescents in community-based participatory research (CBPR).
It has often been used as a community-based, participatory research approach by people with limited power, to capture aspects of their environment and experiences and share them with others.
Parents of children who participated in Shape Up Somerville, a community-based participatory research study in Somerville, Massachusetts, that altered household, school and community environments to prevent and reduce childhood obesity, saw a drop in their body mass index, according to research from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.
The research and pedagogy of our projects engage students and faculty responsibly and responsively in international community-based participatory research (CBPR).
ALERT uses participatory research, training, and education to diagnose illnesses related to oil and gas development.
By the end of the workshop, trainees are expected to be able to co-design and perform the processes of identifying community-based heritage, and prepare identification frameworks or develop currently applied ones using the different participatory research methods and skills.
Citizen science, or participatory research, is the collection of scientifically useful information by nonprofessional volunteer researchers.

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