Researching Health (3rd ed.)

Qualitative, Quantitative and Mixed Methods

by Mike Saks,

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  • 9781526424280
  • 9781526471840
  • 9781526471857

Saks and Allsop's Researching Health offers a comprehensive introduction to research methods for health care students and practitioners. The new third edition includes important theoretical updates, and further international content, with contributors covering a number of specialisms and providing perspectives on core topics from the UK, Italy, Japan, New Zealand, Portugal, Canada, and Spain.

There are 6 NEW chapters on:

  • Principles of Health Research
  • Methods of Sampling in Qualitative Health Research
  • Qualitative Data Analysis and Health Research
  • Researching Health Care Management Using Secondary Data
  • Online Research in Health
  • Disseminating and Evaluating Health Research

The book is supported by case studies, end-of-chapter exercises, annotated further reading, and access to online resources for both students and lecturers, consisting of SAGE journal articles, web links, PowerPoint slides, and teaching notes for each chapter.

  • SAGE Publications; April 2019
  • ISBN: 9781526471840
  • Edition: 3
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure EPUB format
  • Title: Researching Health
  • Author: Mike Saks (ed.); Judith Allsop (ed.)
  • Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781526424280
  • 9781526471840
  • 9781526471857

In The Press

Researching Health is a coherent and comprehensive guide to conducting research within the health and social sciences.  The third edition successfully guides the reader through a range of methodologies and methods – unpacking complex theoretical positions to address contemporary issues in health research.  The interdisciplinary and international contributions add significant value to this excellent research text.

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781526424280
  • 9781526471840
  • 9781526471857