Qualitative Methods in International Relations: A Pluralist Guide by A. KlotzQualitative Methods in International Relations: A Pluralist Guide by A. Klotz

Qualitative Methods in International Relations: A Pluralist Guide

byA. Klotz

Paperback | February 27, 2008

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We still lack practical answers to one of the most basic questions in empirical research: How should researchers interpret meanings? The contributors take seriously the goals of both post-modernist and positivist researchers, as they offer detailed guidance on how to apply specific tools of analysis and how to circumvent their inherent limitations.
BROOKE ACKERLY Associate Professor at Vanderbilt University, USA SAMUEL BARKIN Associate Professor at the University of Florida, USA JEFFREY T.CHECKEL Professor of Political Science at the University of Oslo and Adjunct Research Professor at the International Peace Research Institute, Oslo, Norway GAVAN DUFFY Associate Professor at Syr...
Title:Qualitative Methods in International Relations: A Pluralist GuideFormat:PaperbackDimensions:260 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.57 inPublished:February 27, 2008Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230241751

ISBN - 13:9780230241756


Table of Contents

Introduction; A.Klotz PART I: RESEARCH DESIGN Thinking Tools; A.Leander Feminist Methodological Reflection; B.Ackerly Case Selection; A.Klotz PART II: CLASSIC QUALITATIVE TOOLS Discourse Analysis; I.B.Neumann Historical Representations; K.C.Dunn Ethnographic Research; H.Gusterson Process Tracing; J.T.Checkel PART III: BOUNDARY CROSSING TECHNIQUES Political Personality Profiling; J.M.Post Content Analysis; M.G.Hermann Pragmatic Analysis; G.Duffy Agent Based Modeling; M.J.Hoffmann PART IV: IMPLICATIONS 'Qualitative' Methods?; S.Barkin Practicing Pluralism; D.Prakash