publication . Article . 2014

African primary care research : participatory action research

Robert Mash;
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  • Published: 01 Mar 2014 Journal: African Journal of Primary Health Care & Family Medicine, volume 6 (issn: 2071-2928, eissn: 2071-2936, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: AOSIS
This article is part of the series on African primary care research and focuses on participatory action research. The article gives an overview of the emancipatory-critical research paradigm, the key characteristics and different types of participatory action research. Following this it describes in detail the methodological issues involved in professional participatory action research and running a cooperative inquiry group. The article is intended to help students with writing their research proposal. Cet article fait partie de la série consacrée à la recherche sur les soins de santé primaire en Afrique et traite essentiellement de la recherche sur l'action pa...
free text keywords: Family Practice, Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health, General Medicine, Original Research, Primary care research, participatory action research, research proposal writing, Medicine, R, Public aspects of medicine, RA1-1270
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