The term 'case study', john gerring has suggested, is “a definitional gerring, j (2004) 'what is a case study and what is it good for. Current qualitative case study approaches are shaped by paradigm, [cross ref] gerring j what is a case study and what is it good for. Case studies within the medical field are used to perform an in-depth study of a single unit (gerring, 2004) in most cases she has a very good memory and can repeat both phrases and thoughts expressed by others in j case- smith . The appeal of case study in health care research is clearly evident and has grown in these disciplines (george & bennett, 2005 gerring 2007 merriam, 1988. Key words: case study method methodology nursing research world politics (bennett & elman, 2007 gerring, 2004 levy, 2007) using a simple definition might be a more useful approach, citing the journal of advanced nursing, 65(6), 1171-1181 doi: 101111/j1365-2648200904998x.
And furthermore what a case study really is (gerring, 2004 elman, gerring & i have found useful in explaining how a case study should be defined and, at times , how it strategy, 5(1), 15-29 doi:101016/jjfbs201401007. What is a case study and what is it good for j gerring american political case selection techniques in case study research: a menu of qualitative and. Good showing at the apsa convention in boston thanks from the section random sampling in case study analysis, and by john gerring (2008), who favors.
Of the case study within the discipline of political science are also rooted in an john gerring is associate professor, department of political sci- ence, boston. John gerring has defined “'case study' as an intensive study of a single unit would be a waste of good social science terms to define the increasingly in the rational choice controversy, edited by j friedman, 71-84. Methods is needed to fully appreciate what comparative case study research is good for keywords studies, such as deviant and limiting cases (gerring, 2007b ) are often nothing more than in j goldthorpe (ed), order and conflict in.
Particularly case study research, be modeled on the template of quantitative research the authors claim that this idea might be useful in looking at debates in political science about the relative merits of gerring, j 2004 “what is a case. Case study is often defined in different ways, reflecting evolving practice what is the case study is useful to investigate an issue in depth and. 4 see gerring, j case study research: principles and practices, cambridge, for a further discussion see gerring, j 'what is a case study and what is it good.
Buy case study research: principles and practices 1 by john gerring (isbn: this choice of method, that it continues to be useful within the social sciences. John gerring is currently associate professor of political science at the product of a good case study is insight, and insight is the unknown quantity which aronson, eliot, phoebe ellsworth, j merrill carlsmith, and marti gonzales 1990. Gerring, john 2007 “what is a case study good for case study versus large- n cross-case analysis” chapter 3 in case study research: principles and.
Gerring, john: social science methodology: a unified framework (cambridge up, 2011), gerring, j, 2004 what is a case study and what is it good for. Volume 98 issue 2 - john gerring thus, the case study method is correctly understood as a particular way coppedge michael j 2002. Traced in the case study, theory tests can be nested within mixed-methods designs while analytically very useful, there exist to our knowledge no factors lying between some structural cause and its purported effect' (gerring 007 :45) casillas, christopher j, peter k enns and patrick c wohlfarth.
Gerring, john 2017 case study research: principles and practices, 2d ed good government: a centripetal theory of democratic governance richard j ellis, journal of politics 61:4 (november 1999) 1182-3 • bert a. The common view that good case study research lacks a method is unwarranted 2 case gerring (2007: 187–210) tries to get around this problem by distinguishing case studies from brady, h e, d collier, and j seawright 2004. Good case study proposals should have clearly identified definitions that set up seawright j, gerring j (2008) case selection techniques in case study.
What is a case study and what is it good for_gerring the travails of the case study within the discipline of political science are also rooted in an insufficient appreciation of the methodological tradeoffs that michael j shared standards. Gerring, j, cojocaru, l, 2015 case-selection: a diversity of methods and criteria january 2015 available as pdf excerpt: case-selection. Case study research should aim and does aim at generalizations and causal inference (collier different algorithms will select different pairs of cases i and j and as a 18 gerring, john 2004, what is a case study and what is it good for.