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作者 Rohlfing, Ingo
書名 Case studies and causal inference : an integrative framework / Ingo Rohlfing
出版項 Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
國際標準書號 0230240704
9780230240704
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  H61 .R64 2012    在架上    30610020418067
 歐美所圖書館  300.1 R6364 2012    到期 02-25-22  -  30500101495011
說明 xiii, 257 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
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系列 Research methods series
Research methods series
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-252) and index
"A discussion of the case study method which develops an integrative framework for causal inference in small-n research. This framework is applied to research design tasks such as case selection and process tracing. The book presents the basics, state-of-the-art and arguments for improving the case study method and empirical small-n research."--Publisher's website
Introduction -- Case, Case Study, and Causality: Core Concepts and Fundamentals -- Types of Case Study and Case Selection -- Forms and Problems of Comparisons -- Enhancing Causal Inference in Comparisons -- Process Tracing: Theory, Temporality, and Method -- From Evidence to Inference: Uses of Sources and Counterfactuals -- Frequentist and Bayesian Causal Inference in Tests of Hypotheses -- External Validity: Challenges and Strategies -- Conclusion: Guided by Theory, Moving Forward Step by Step
主題 Qualitative research -- Methodology
Social sciences -- Methodology
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