The Second Edition of Theoretical Frameworks in Qualitative Research, by Vincent A. Anfara, Jr. and Norma T. Mertz, brings together some of todayas leading qualitative researchers to discuss the frameworks behind their published qualitative studies. They share how they found and chose a theoretical framework, from what discipline the framework was drawn, what the framework posits, and how it influenced their study. Both novice and experienced qualitative researchers are able to learn first-hand from various contributors as they reflect on the process and decisions involved in completing their study. The book also provides background for beginning researchers about the nature of theoretical frameworks and their importance in qualitative research; about differences in perspective about the role of theoretical frameworks; and about how to find and use a theoretical framework.His research interests included middle school reform, leadership in middle schools, issues related to student achievement, and qualitative research methods . ... Level Education Annual, Education and Urban Society, The Journal of School Leadership, and the NASSP Bulletin. ... Her research centers on gender and leadership, equity in administration, mentoring, and organizational socialization, and sheanbsp;...
|Title||:||Theoretical Frameworks in Qualitative Research|
|Author||:||Vincent A. Anfara, Jr., Norma T. Mertz|
|Publisher||:||SAGE Publications - 2014-11-04|