Journals Higher Education



Published: 03 February 2015

224 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190204389

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Participatory Action Research

Hal A. Lawson, James Caringi, Loretta Pyles, Janine Jurkowski, and Christine Bozlak

Pocket Guide to Social Work Research Methods

  • Discusses the relationship between PAR and the scientific method.
  • Provides distinctions between PAR and other kinds of action research.
  • Addresses innovative health PAR initiatives with good results to show.
  • The authors' model is now the Children's Bureau's (US Department of Health and Human Services) recommended model for turnover interventions (via the National Child Welfare Workforce Development Institute).

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