Action research : models, methods, and examples /

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Imprint:Charlotte, NC : INFORMATION AGE Publishing, Inc., 2014.
Description:1 online resource
Language:English
Series:Applied research in education and the social sciences
Applied research in education and the social sciences.
Subject:Social problems -- Research.
Action research.
Action research -- Case studies.
Action research in education.
Action research in education -- Case studies.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- General.
Action research.
Action research in education.
Social problems -- Research.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Case studies.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11237774
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Other authors / contributors:Willis, Jerry W.
Edwards, Claudia.
ISBN:9781623966577
1623966574
9781623966553
1623966558
9781623966560
1623966566
Notes:Print version record.
Other form:Print version: Action research 9781623966553
Table of Contents:
  • Section I: Introduction. Te twists and turns of action research history / Jerry Willis and Claudia L. Edwards ; Theoretical foundations for the practice of action research / Jerry Willis and Claudia L. Edwards ; Varieties of action research / Jerry Willis and Claudia L. Edwards
  • Section II: Action research models and approaches. Individual action research : the PARJ and self study / La-Kicia K. Walker-Floyd ; An action research study : how can elementary teachers collaborate more effectively with parents to support student literacy learning? / Carol Anne St. George ; Implementing organization change using action learning and action research in an Asian setting / Shankar Sankaran ; Immigrant PhD students using action research as a tool in career preparation / Wenying Shi ; Pragmatic interpretive action research : addressing a problem : situated literacies in the homes and communities of three children / Maria Casamassa ; Design-based research as a form of action research / Dan Cernusca and loan Gelu Ionas ; Improving adherence to ante-retroviral treatment for people with harmful alcohol use in Kariobangi, Kenya through participatory research and action / Caleb J. Othieno, Anne Obondo, and Mathai Muthoni ; Access to HIV treatment and care amongst commercial sex workers in Malawi : a participatory reflection and action (PRA) project report / Kingsley Chikaphupha, Patnice Nkhonjera, Ireen Namakhoma, and Rene Loewenson ; Cooperative inquiry revisited: reflections of the past and guidelines for the future of intergenerational co-design / Mona Leigh Guha, Allison Druin, and Jerry Alan Fails ; Transitions in weil-being and recovery: cooperative inquiry involving older adults with lived experience of a mental illness / Kathleen Thompson.