Case study a case study is an in-depth description and analysis of a single bounded system, a unit of one, whether that unit is a teacher, a classroom, a program, or a school district. Rethinking a case study method in educational research: a comparative analysis method in qualitative research murakami, yusuke educational studies in japan: this is because theoretical inclination is weak in the field of education, and the binary framework of quantitative versus qualitative research is strong thus, individual case. The course will cover a number of topics, including: different ways to define and uses case studies case selection, representativeness, and generalizability mills' methods of similarity and difference ragin's qualitative comparative analysis methods for collecting and compiling case study data including use of primary and secondary sources. 562 s kroon/j sturm: comparative case study research in education lingual and multicultural class with its complicated interaction, in germany and the netherlands, and later also in england and flanders, was at the heart of our research. Comparative analysis and case studies mevit 4800 - 09112010 gunn sara enli, associate professor department of media and communication university of oslo 2 d ep ar tm nofm d ic uc plan for lecture case study comparative method participant observation.
A comparative analysis of accounting education's effectiveness with the balanced scorecard method: a case study of kmu ☆ author links open overlay panel rabia özpeynirci a mehmet yücenurşen b i̇brahim apak c yusuf polat c. However, instead of recommending any particular method for comparative education study, they proposed a combination of methods approach (an eclectic) to them, they argued that the method to be used should largely be determined by the purpose and design of each study. Comparative education will miss making an important contribution to the under- standing of schooling if it does not participate in the current development of case- study approaches to educational processes and educational institutions (p 9.
Case study, and grounded theory qualitative designs in which are mostly used in lis education the discussion in this research provided the lis qualitative researchers with a clear guideline needed to measure and evaluate. A comparative case study by zhou nanzhao zhu muju assisted by you baohua gao xia survey study, organized by the education ministry development of basic education “educational reform and curriculum change in china: a comparative case study. 2 course prerequisites: students are expected to be have encountered basic qualitative, case study research methods in their graduate-level education (eg king, keohane and verba’s designing social inquiry (1994) is a good starting point. This chapter focuses on the comparative case study approaches referred to in the part iv introduction table titled “features of four methodological approaches” as focused case comparisons and aggregate case comparisons these approaches are designed to.
The case study as a research method uses and users of information -- lis 391d1 -- spring 1997 introduction case study research excels at bringing us to an understanding of a complex issue or object and can extend experience or add strength to what is already known through previous research. A case study is an in-depth examination, often undertaken over time, of a single case – such as a policy, programme, intervention site, implementation process or. Comparative education is a loosely bounded field that examines the sources, workings, and outcomes of education systems, as well as leading education issues, from comprehensive, multidisciplinary, cross-national, and cross-cultural perspectives. Case of international and comparative education advocacy urges improvements in access to education, in opportunities for learning and in ways of creating a better and more just world. The comparative method is often used in the early stages of the development of a branch of science it can help the researcher to ascend from the initial level of exploratory case studies to a more advanced level of general theoretical models, invariances , such as causality or evolution.
Comparative education: method 305 enables a study to be conducted however, sociological laws are important because they provide the social policy maker. It is argued that the case study method is closely related to the comparative method six types of case studies (the atheoretical, interpretative, hypothesis-generating, theory-confirming, theory-infirming, and deviant case analyses) are distinguished, and their theoretical value is analyzed. Of case study method in research becomes more prominent when issues with regard to education (gulsecen & kubat, 2006), sociology (grassel & schirmer, 2006) and community- based problems (johnson, 2006), such as poverty, unemployment, drug addiction, illiteracy. Case study methodology has long been a contested terrain in social sciences research which is characterized by varying, sometimes opposing, approaches espoused by many research methodologists despite being one of the most frequently used qualitative research methodologies in educational research, the methodologists do not have a full consensus on the design and implementation of case study. Comparative education and the critical perspective taking that comparative inquiry, help the researcher to go into a deeper analysis of the relationship among society, development, education and the role that citizens either directly or indirectly play in the education process.
The comparative case study examines in rich detail the context and features of two or more instances of specific phenomena. Qualitative research and comparative methods variable of interest comparative methods comparative methods and case study method case study is a common form of analysis in comparative studies intense study of one or two cases (eg countries) can provide context and better cultural or institutional framework for statistical results. Explicitly concerned with the comparative method, conventionally understood, others appear in writing on the experimental, statistical, and case-study methods.
Study interview method was used in data collection and reasons, comparative case study was preferred in this research 22 case: planning, implementation and assessment processes of project tasks and pre-school education institutions , students are. This is the most comprehensive guide to the current uses and importance of case study methods in social research the editors bring together key contributions from the field which reflect different interpretations of the purpose and capacity of case study research. Comparative education volume 15 no 1 march 1979 case study in comparative education: particularity and generalisation lawrence stenhouse comparative education is not, i think, a science seeking general laws nor is it a discipline of.