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Author Naumes, William.

Title The art & craft of case writing / William Naumes and Margaret J. Naumes.

Imprint Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, ©2006.

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Edition 2nd ed.
Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 271 pages)
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Note Title from title screen.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary A practical, comprehensive, and multidisciplinary guide that blends an informal, workshop style with solid theory and practice. It is suitable for those conducting case research in business or the social sciences - whether experienced or novice. It also includes skills for writing both teaching cases and research cases.
Contents List of Exhibits; Preface; Prologue: The Power of Storytelling; MESSAGE; DETAILS; STYLE; CASES; 1 What Is a Case and Why Write One?; DEFINITION OF A CASE; How Students Learn; Case Types; A Real Situation; Facts, Not Opinion; Research as Anthropology; REASONS FOR WRITING A CASE; Gap Analysis; Serendipity; Writing to Learn; SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS; 2 Objectives-Key to the Case; WHAT SKILLS/THEORIES DO YOU WANT TO DEVELOP?; Marzano-The Thinking Process; Bloom's Taxonomies; Fink's Taxonomy of Significant Learning; CASE CHARACTERISTICS AND EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES; Educational Objective.
Data Dimensions, Analytical Methods, and Value DimensionsTYPES OF CASES; Descriptive Cases and Other Story Problems; Evaluative Cases; Decision-Focus Cases; Research Cases; A PRACTICE SESSION; SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS; 3 Finding a Case Site and Gathering Data; IDENTIFYING POTENTIAL CASE SITES; Students as Resources; Family and Friends as Resources; Alumni as Resources; Consortia and Research Groups; Published Sources; Consulting Contacts; THE FIELD RESEARCH PROCESS; Making Contact; Gaining Access; Releases and Promises; Case Disguises; GATHERING DATA; Preliminary Preparation.
The Interviewing ProcessTriangulating; AUTHORIZATION FOR RELEASE; LIBRARY CASES; IN CONCLUSION; 4 Research Cases; BACKGROUND; ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF CASE RESEARCH; METHODOLOGY; INSTITUTIONAL REVIEW BOARDS; USES; Hypothesis Development; Hypothesis Testing; PREPARATION; PRESENTATION STYLE; A RESEARCH CASE EXAMPLE; CASE RESEARCH TO CASE TEACHING: THE UNBROKEN CIRCLE; SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS; 5 The Instructor's Manual, Part 1; THE IMPORTANCE OF AN INSTRUCTOR'S MANUAL; WHO SHOULD WRITE THE CASE NOTE?; A QUICK OUTLINE OF A TYPICAL INSTRUCTOR'S MANUAL; OBJECTIVES OF THE CASE; CASE SUMMARY.
BASIC PEDAGOGYKEY ISSUES OF THE CASE-"STUDENT TAKE-AWAYS"; THEORETICAL LINKS; QUESTIONS FOR STUDENT PREPARATION AND DISCUSSION; METHODOLOGY; THE PRACTICE SESSION; SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS; 6 Organizing the Case; LENGTH AND STRAIGHTFORWARDNESS; Selection of Facts; Appropriate Length; "Red Herrings" and Extra Information; Missing Information; Students as Case Writers; "THE HOOK"; To Direct the Student or Not?; Alternative Beginnings; CASE ORGANIZATION; Appropriate Style; Point of View; Ending the Case; TONE AND TENSE; Objectivity; Inserting References; Past Tense; THE PRACTICE SESSION.
Subject Case method.
Textbooks -- Authorship.
EDUCATION -- Experimental Methods.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Educators.
Case method. (OCoLC)fst00848153
Textbooks -- Authorship. (OCoLC)fst01148538
Casestudies.
Casuļstiek.
Beschrijvingen.
Schulbuch
Fallmethode
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Ratgeber.
Added Author Naumes, Margaret J.
Added Title Art and craft of case writing
Other Form: Print version: Naumes, William. Art & craft of case writing. 2nd ed. Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, ©2006 0765616815 9780765616814 (DLC) 2005025021 (OCoLC)61453964
ISBN 9780765622136 (electronic bk.)
0765622130 (electronic bk.)
9780765616814 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0765616815 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9786610912759
6610912750
0765616823
9780765616821
9780765616821
0765616815 (cloth ; alk. paper)
Standard No. AU@ 000042833599
AU@ 000048754192
AU@ 000051452117
AU@ 000053230163
AU@ 000053242542
DEBSZ 422192996
DEBSZ 449098982
GBVCP 802678416
NZ1 11778700
NZ1 12060962

 
    
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