This new edition of the bestselling Case Study Research has been carefully revised, updated, and expanded while retaining virtually all of the features and coverage of the Second Edition.
Robert Yin's comprehensive presentation covers all aspects of the case study methodfrom problem definition, design, and data collection, to data analysis Recognized as one of the most cited methodology books in the social sciences, the Sixth Edition of Robert K. Yins bestselling text provides a complete portal to the world of case study research.
With the integration of 11 applications in this edition, the book gives readers access to exemplary case studies drawn from a wide variety of academic and Robert K.
Yin is President of COSMOS Corporation, an applied research and social science firm. Over the years, COSMOS has successfully completed hundreds of projects for federal agencies, state and local agencies, and private foundations, and most of this books applications come from these projects. CASE STUDY RESEARCH Design and Methods Second Edition Robert K. Yin Applied Social Research Methods Series VolumeS SAGE Publications International Educational and Professional Publisher Thousand Oaks London New Deihl Rob ert K.
Yins Case Study Research Design and Methods (2014) is c urrently in its fi ft h edition and continues to be a seminal text for researchers and students en gaged in case study research.
Providing a complete portal to the world of case study research, the Fifth Edition of Robert K. Yins bestselling text offers comprehensive coverage of the design and use of the case study method as a valid research tool. The book offers a clear definition of the case study method as well as discussion of design and analysis techniques. Comparing a single case study with an experiment, Yin maintains that single case studies are relevant for critical cases in order test theory, or to analyze cases that may be extreme, typical, revelatory or longitudinal.