Case Study As a Research Method


  • Zaidah Zainal Faculty of Management and Human Resource Development Universiti Teknologi Malaysia


Although case study methods remain a controversial approach to data collection, they are widely recognised in many social science studies especially when in-depth explanations of a social behaviour are sought after. This article, therefore, discusses several aspects of case studies as a research method. These include the design and categories of case studies and how their robustness can be achieved. It also explores on the advantages and disadvantages of case study as a research method.


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Zainal, Z. (2017). Case Study As a Research Method. Jurnal Kemanusiaan, 5(1). Retrieved from