Case study research . Dr Ayaz Afsar. What is a case study?.
Case studies can make theoretical statements, but, like other forms of research and human sciences, these must be supported by the evidence presented.
This requires the nature of generalization in case study to be clariﬁed. Generalization can take various forms, for example:
Simons (1996) has argued that case study needs to address six paradoxes; it needs to:
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