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A handbook for action research in health and social care, Richard Winter and Carol Munn-Giddings ; with contributions by Cathy Aymer [and others]

Label
A handbook for action research in health and social care
Title
A handbook for action research in health and social care
Statement of responsibility
Richard Winter and Carol Munn-Giddings ; with contributions by Cathy Aymer [and others]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book provides a new synthesis of the theories and principles guiding action research, drawn from various disciplines and from the variety of historical traditions of action research work
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winter, Richard
Dewey number
362/.07/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV11
LC item number
.W597 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Munn-Giddings, Carol
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human services
  • Action research
  • Action research
  • Health Services Research
  • Organizational Innovation
  • Research Design
  • Social Work
Label
A handbook for action research in health and social care, Richard Winter and Carol Munn-Giddings ; with contributions by Cathy Aymer [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [266]-274) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I. The nature of action research -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Action research as an approach to inquiry and development -- 3. Action research: contexts and dimensions -- Pt. II. Examples: the variety of action research -- 4. Developing nursing practice: introducing knee-length anti-embolic stockings / Noreen Kennedy -- 5. Introducing bedside handovers: changing practice on a coronary care unit / Fergal Searson -- 6. Empowering the supporters: enhancing the role of unqualified support workers in a housing scheme for people with mental health problems / Philip Kemp -- 7. What does an elephant look like? Problems encountered on a journey to innovation in child protection / Valerie Childs -- 8. Developing client-focused work with people with profound learning disabilities / Brenda Dennett -- 9. Researching the experiences of black professionals in white organisations: an example from social work / Cathy Aymer -- 10. Community involvement in a bid for urban regeneration funds / Richard Lawrence -- 11. The Citizens' Commission: a UK case study of service-user-controlled research / Peter Beresford and Michael Turner -- 12. The Camden 'Alternative Choices in Mental Health' project / Yan Weaver and Vicky Nicholls -- 13. A foot in the door: a collaborative action research project with cancer service-users / Jane Bradburn and Cherry Mackie -- 14. Pauline and Alzheimer's: 'reflections' on caring / Philip Ingram -- Pt. III. Undertaking an action research project: a practical guide -- Pt. IV. Action research as a form of social inquiry: a 'theoretical' justification
Control code
45087131
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 281 pages
Isbn
9780415224840
Lccn
00047058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
A handbook for action research in health and social care, Richard Winter and Carol Munn-Giddings ; with contributions by Cathy Aymer [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [266]-274) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I. The nature of action research -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Action research as an approach to inquiry and development -- 3. Action research: contexts and dimensions -- Pt. II. Examples: the variety of action research -- 4. Developing nursing practice: introducing knee-length anti-embolic stockings / Noreen Kennedy -- 5. Introducing bedside handovers: changing practice on a coronary care unit / Fergal Searson -- 6. Empowering the supporters: enhancing the role of unqualified support workers in a housing scheme for people with mental health problems / Philip Kemp -- 7. What does an elephant look like? Problems encountered on a journey to innovation in child protection / Valerie Childs -- 8. Developing client-focused work with people with profound learning disabilities / Brenda Dennett -- 9. Researching the experiences of black professionals in white organisations: an example from social work / Cathy Aymer -- 10. Community involvement in a bid for urban regeneration funds / Richard Lawrence -- 11. The Citizens' Commission: a UK case study of service-user-controlled research / Peter Beresford and Michael Turner -- 12. The Camden 'Alternative Choices in Mental Health' project / Yan Weaver and Vicky Nicholls -- 13. A foot in the door: a collaborative action research project with cancer service-users / Jane Bradburn and Cherry Mackie -- 14. Pauline and Alzheimer's: 'reflections' on caring / Philip Ingram -- Pt. III. Undertaking an action research project: a practical guide -- Pt. IV. Action research as a form of social inquiry: a 'theoretical' justification
Control code
45087131
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 281 pages
Isbn
9780415224840
Lccn
00047058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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