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Qualitative Disaster Research

Brenda D. Phillips

Abstract

Research that occurs in the context of emergencies and disasters requires attention to challenging contexts and circumstances. This book walks readers through the ways in which those contexts can be managed to produce careful, rigorous, and scholarly work. Each chapter provides an overview of approaches, methods, and techniques with illustrations from established disaster studies. Step-by-step instructions outline ways to gather, analyze, and write up qualitative field data. User-friendly examples show readers how to move from initial research ideas to final publication. Throughout the book ar ... More

Keywords: qualitative methods, emergency, disaster, research, qualitative field data

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2014 Print ISBN-13: 9780199796175
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2015 DOI:10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199796175.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Brenda D. Phillips, author
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, Professor of Political Science