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a careful study of some social unit (as a corporation or division within a corporation) that attempts to determine what factors led to its success or failure

a detailed analysis of a person or group from a social or psychological or medical point of view

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Case study as a qualitative methodology is an exploration of a time--and space-bound phenomenon.
Therefore, some scientific questions per case study will not directly contribute to the IATA but to a better understanding of the robustness and relevance of the NAMs.
Neither the Gale Business Insights databases nor Factiva has a subject term for the case study concept.
The Harvard Business School case study takes Haier's fifth and most recent strategic transformation phase as a paradigm of an organizational re-structure to adapt and succeed in the radically changing business environment of the Internet era.
Recent examples of case studies of interest to medical-surgical nurses include a case study of a patient with calciphylaxis (Schmitz & Reyes, 2009), dialysis and fatigue in a patient with end-stage renal disease (Horigan, Rocchiccioli, & Trimm, 2012), and a patient with pemphigus vulgaris (Pena et al., 2013).
Students in the computing field are primarily accustomed to problems with defined outcomes and do not have much experience with systematically analyzing a case study. For most students, the case method represents a big change, and change brings fear (Richardson et al., 2008), which may lead to withdrawal from the activity.
Considering the development of DSS for enhancing BIM software selection, this paper will discusses the importance of case study research method in the development of DSS for BIM software selection.
While not a specific case study, this presentation by D.
It starts with a very supportive case study which gives clear guidance about how to cope in the early days of the new job.
For the last two years there has been an annual prize awarded by the NZIMLS for the best case study published in the Journal during the calendar year (1,2).
Clients ought to read and endorse the case study before it is publicly released.
As of September 28, would-be drivers will be given a case study to examine their knowledge of driving theory.