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Why I use Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA)

Sometimes people ask me why I use Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA) in my studies. Whilst this technique is quickly gaining traction in the social sciences, it is still unknown to some. 2,528 more words


Conducting a good research: Perspectives and experiences of a research scientist

Conducting a good research: Perspectives and experiences of a research scientist

Muhammad Abd Hadi Bunyamin

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

1.0           Introduction

As a graduate student, we should know how to conduct a good research for our dissertation. 4,534 more words


I’ve just finished the first phase of data generation at my second field site. The rollercoaster ride of fieldwork continues and I am currently very glad that it has evolved in the way it has. 567 more words

research design

These outlines were developed for a group workshop project in January 2009 for CCE 501 (Introduction to Research in Education) and are based on the CCE 501 textbook: 1,402 more words


PhD Sociology

I’ve accepted an offer to study for a PhD in the department of Sociological Studies at the University of Sheffield. I officially begin this autumn, but I’d like to get a head start. 49 more words

Roller Derby

(One of my) Research Proposal (s)


I propose to research how individuals and groups develop their sense of masculinity and what it means to be a man within the roller derby environment. 578 more words

Roller Derby

Delphi study: Asking the Experts

As a PhD candidate in the Netherlands, we have to develop and execute four studies and publish them in journals listed on SSCI index. Some PhD when they start now exactly the content of the four studies, whereas for others every study is built up on findings of the previous one. 550 more words

Qualitative Research