Identification of Research Problem

Identification of Research Problem   INTRODUCTION   ·         A research problem is a question that researcher wants to answer or a problem that a researcher wants to solve. ·         Identification & formulation of a research problem is the first and most important step of the research process. ·         Selection of research problem depends on several […]

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Ethnography

Ethnography                                              About the term The term ‘ Ethnography’ has its root in two Greek words,i.g ‘ethnos’ & ‘graphia’ ‘Ethnos’ refers to people ‘ Graphia’ stand for  writing So , the term ‘Ethnography’ literally means ‘ A potrait of a people’       Definition of Ethnography According to Harris & Johnson, an Ethnography […]

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Criteria of a Problem Statement

Criteria of a Problem Statement         Introduction                                        PROBLEM STATEMENT                A problem statement is an issue or problem currently existing tha needs to be addressed. Ø It identifies the knowledge gap between the present state and the desired state. Ø It provides the context for the research study and generates questions that the research […]

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Meaning and Characteristics of a research problem

Meaning and Characteristics of a research problem Meaning of Research Problem   q A research problem is a specific issue, difficulty, contradiction or a gap in knowledge that a researcher will aim to address in his/her research. q  It also means finding answers to questions or strengthening existing knowledge finding to bridge the knowledge gap […]

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ACTION RESEARCH

ACTION RESEARCH   Action Research: There are two dimensions attached to this word ‘action research’, Where one is ‘action’ which is doing something and second is ‘research’, which is analyzing. Kurt Lewin, a professor at MIT, first coined the term, “action research” in 1944. In his1946 paper “Action Research and Minority Problems” he described action research […]

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