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Robert K. Yin
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
38Publications
20H-index
83.8kCitations
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Published on Oct 7, 2010
Robert K. Yin20
Estimated H-index: 20
Part 1. Understanding Qualitative Research. What Is Qualitative Research-and Why Might You Consider Doing Such Research? The Allure of Qualitative Research: A Topical Panorama of Studies. The Distinctiveness of Qualitative Research. The Multifaceted World of Qualitative Research. Building Trustworthiness and Credibility into Qualitative Research. Equipping Yourself to Do Qualitative Research. Competencies in Doing Qualitative Research. Managing Field-Based Research. Practicing. Setting and Maint...
1,261 Citations
Published on Jan 1, 2010
Robert K. Yin20
Estimated H-index: 20
Esta nova edicao do best-seller Estudo de Caso foi cuidadosamente revisada, atualizada e ampliada, mantendo todos as qualidades e a abrangencia da segunda edicao. Com um texto muito claro, o autor trata de todos os aspectos do estudo de caso, da definicao do problema, do projeto, da coleta e analise de dados a elaboracao do relatorio. Yin tambem demonstra os usos e a importância de estudos de caso em uma grande variedade de campos, incluindo sociologia, psicologia, historia, administracao, plane...
3,582 Citations
Published on Jan 1, 2009
Robert K. Yin20
Estimated H-index: 20
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Sage Thousand1
Estimated H-index: 1
3,776 Citations
Published on Apr 5, 2006
Robert K. Yin20
Estimated H-index: 20
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Christopher Clarke2
Estimated H-index: 2
+ 1 AuthorsReginald S. Lee8
Estimated H-index: 8
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Published on Apr 19, 2004
Robert K. Yin20
Estimated H-index: 20
Preface Acknowledgments Introduction Section I: Theoretical Perspectives and Case Selection The Epidemic That Never Was: Policy-Making and the Swine Flu Scare - Richard E. Neustadt and Harvey Fineberg Essence of Decision: Explaining the Cuban Missile Crisis - Allison, Graham, and Philip Zelikow Middletown: A Study of Modern American Culture - Robert S. Lynd and Helen Merrell Lynd Yankee City: The Social Life of a Modern Community - W. Lloyd Warner and Paul S. Lunt Implementation: How Great Expec...
192 Citations
Published on Dec 1, 1999in Health Services Research 2.67
Robert K. Yin20
Estimated H-index: 20
OBJECTIVE: To provide guidance on improving the quality of case studies in health services research. DATA SOURCES: Secondary data, drawing from previous case study research. RESEARCH DESIGN: Guidance is provided to two audiences: potential case study investigators (eight items) and reviewers of case study proposals (four additional items). PRINCIPAL FINDINGS: The guidance demonstrates that many operational steps can be undertaken to improve the quality of case studies. These steps have been a ha...
346 Citations
Published on Jan 1, 1993
Robert K. Yin20
Estimated H-index: 20
Theory The Role of Theory in Doing Case Studies What is the Case Study Method? What is the Role of Theory in Doing Case Studies Exploratory Case Studies Case Selection and Screening: Criteria and Procedures Causal Case Studies I: Factor Theories Causal Case Studies II: Explanatory Theories Descriptive Scase Studies Conclusions Descriptive Case Studies A Case Study of a Neighborhood Organization Initiation and Structure of the Organization Revitalization Activities and Their Support Relationship ...
4,337 Citations
Published on Sep 1, 1988in Knowledge, Technology & Policy
Robert K. Yin20
Estimated H-index: 20
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Gwendolyn B. Moore3
Estimated H-index: 3
Research-funding organizations and research investigators can take several steps to improve the utilization of scientific research. These steps were derived from nine case studies of research projects in the natural hazards field, representing three academic fields of study: physical science, social science, and architecture.
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Published on Mar 1, 1985in Science Communication 2.03
Robert K. Yin20
Estimated H-index: 20
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Peter G. Bateman1
Estimated H-index: 1
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Gwendolyn B. Moore3
Estimated H-index: 3
This article identifies the methodological characteristics of high-qualuy case studies, when case studies are used as a research tool. The findings are based on an analysis of 53 case studies of organizational innovation, which identified the characteristics leading to high global ratings of the cases. The findings suggest that investigators doing case study research in the future should delineate five components of their studies: problem definition, research design, data collection, data analys...
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Published on Oct 1, 1984
Robert K. Yin20
Estimated H-index: 20
Foreword, by Donald T. Campbell Preface 1. INTRODUCTION: How to Know Whether and When to Use Case Studies as a Research Method The Case Study as a Research Method Comparing Case Studies With Other Research Methods in the Social Sciences Different Kinds of Case Studies, But a Common Definition Summary 2. DESIGNING CASE STUDIES: Identifying Your Case(s) and Establishing the Logic of Your Case Study General Approach to Designing Case Studies Criteria for Judging the Quality of Research Designs Case...
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