Reilly, Rosemary C. (2010) Process tracing. In: Encyclopedia of case study research. Sage, Thousand Oaks, CA, pp. 734-736. ISBN 9781412956703
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Process tracing is a data analysis method for identifying, validating, and testing causal mechanisms within case studies in a specific, theoretically informed way. This entry discusses its application for case study research.
|Divisions:||Concordia University > Faculty of Arts and Science > Applied Human Sciences|
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Authors:||Reilly, Rosemary C.|
|Keywords:||case study research methods, process tracing|
|Deposited By:||ROSEMARY REILLY|
|Deposited On:||03 Dec 2009 17:34|
|Last Modified:||02 Nov 2012 20:02|
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