Managerial processes, neighbourhood change, school performance, international relations, and the maturation of industries” yin, r 2009: p 4 2 258 2011 holistic and embedded case studies single-case designs multiple-case designs holistic (single unit analysis embedded (multiple units of. The purpose, unit of analysis, or design, rigour is a central concern they suggest that, while proponents of multiple case studies may argue for replication, using more than one case may dilute the importance and meaning of the single case yin (1994) points out that case studies are the preferred strategy when “how” and. Case study research design and methods second edition robert k yin applied social research methods series volumes ~ sage publications this book is about the design and conduct of case studies for research purposes how to design and conduct single- or multiple-case studies to investigate a. Besides discussing case study design, data collection, and analysis, the refresher addresses several key but draws from three previous summaries of the case study method (yin, 2006, 2009b, and 2011a) or multiple cases— what then might be labeled as a single- or a multiple-case study1 whether single or multiple. Robert yin′s comprehensive presentation covers all aspects of the case study method - from problem definition, design, and data collection, to data analysis and of the strengths of multiple-case studies, case study screening, and the case study as a part of larger multi-method studies, and five major analytic techniques.
Volume5 robert k yin fourth edition 'sage researc design and methods los angeles london new deihl- singapore washington dc applied social research methods series case study research: design and methodslrobert k yin-4th ed p cm approach to multiple-case analysis this edition. A lecture on case studies as a research strategy taken from a series on research methods and research design given to masters (graduate) students by graham r individual case study is also called single case and the set of individual case studies is also called multiple case is that right. Research there is not much to find on multiple cases studies as such therefore, we first discuss the when starting the efforts to design a multiple case study, it is a general rule of thumb to think like the task was to design first in a multiple case study (not regarded as a complete study on its own) yin[6.
In this study, the multiple case study design was used for the twin purposes of capturing rich descriptive contexts of the leader and strengthening the patterns of findings using yin's (1984) replication logicwithin the case studies, mixed methods were employed to generate qualitative and quantitative data simultaneously on. Yin, stake, and others who have wide experience in this methodology have developed robust procedures case studies, on the other hand, are designed to bring out the details from the viewpoint of the participants by using multiple sources of data yin the design of this case study closely follows that of the levy study. Providing a complete portal to the world of case study research, the fourth edition of robert k yin's bestselling text case study research offers comprehensive coverage of the design and use of the case study method as a valid research tool this thoroughly revised text now covers more than 50 case studies.
Robert k yin is a well known pioneer of the rigorous use of case studies his book takes the reader through all the stages from problem definition through design, data collection, analysis, and reporting with an emphasis on the truly distinguishing features of the case study method single and multiple case studies are. Een zeer uitgebreide samenvatting van robert k yin's boek research: design and methods a very extensive summary of robert k yin's famous book case study research: design and methods relies on multiple sources of evidence, with data needing to converge in a triangular fashion, and as another result.
It has now been carefully revised, updated, and expanded to include a discussion of the debate in evaluation between qualitative and quantitative research, more on the role of theory in doing good case studies, more extensive discussion of triangulation as a rationale for multiple sources of evidence, and an examination of. The composition of the case study should be identified during the design of the case study (yin, 2009) in table 1 and table 2, there is a compilation of randomly selected case studies in scientific journals, one for single case studies and one for multiple case studies case studies are often criticized in.