Chapter 11. Action Research

  1. Catherine Pope and
  2. Nicholas Mays
  1. Julienne Meyer

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470750841.ch11

Qualitative Research in Health Care, Third Edition

Qualitative Research in Health Care, Third Edition

How to Cite

Meyer, J. (2007) Action Research, in Qualitative Research in Health Care, Third Edition (eds C. Pope and N. Mays), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470750841.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405135122

Online ISBN: 9780470750841

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Keywords:

  • action research;
  • participation;
  • democracy;
  • social science;
  • health professionals

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Action research

  • What is action research?

  • Participation

  • Democracy in action research

  • Contribution to social science and social change

  • Different types of action research

  • Action research in health care

  • Conclusion