Artful design: writing the proposal for research in the naturalist paradigm.

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Journal Article

The preparation of the research proposal for a study that involves an emergent research design compels the investigator to negotiate the paradox of planning what should not be planned in advance. This paper is a guide to writing the proposal for research in the naturalist paradigm, and includes illustrative sections of a proposal recently funded by the National Center for Nursing Research.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Sandelowski, M; Davis, DH; Harris, BG

Published Date

  • April 1989

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 12 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 77 - 84

PubMed ID

  • 2704841

Pubmed Central ID

  • 2704841

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1098-240X

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0160-6891

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/nur.4770120204

Language

  • eng