Salkind and Kristin Rasmussen, editors. David Creswell. The limitation is that the sources must be both authentic and valid. Vital information may be missing, making the case hard to interpret.
The ability to fulfill the aims of your research are directly related to the amount and quality of documentation available to understand the research problem. Howell, Martha C.
The protocol is iterative or cyclical in nature and is intended to foster deeper understanding of a given situation, starting with conceptualizing and particularizing the problem and moving through several interventions and evaluations.
Writing and Doing Action Research. New York: Guilford, ; Gall, Meredith. Direction for future research and techniques get developed. So it is a good idea to outline the rest of the paper so that a reader will be able to anticipate and evaluate it as it unfolds.
Anastas, Jeane W. As such, research designs may be split into the following parts: the sampling design which deals with the method of selecting items to be observed for the given study; the observational design which relates to the conditions under which the observations are to be made; the statistical design which concerns with the question of how many items are to be observed and how the information and data gathered are to be analysed; and the operational design which deals with the techniques by which the procedures specified in the sampling, statistical and observational designs can be carried out.
Action research studies often have direct and obvious relevance to improving practice and advocating for change. When practitioners use action research, it has the potential to increase the amount they learn consciously from their experience; the action research cycle can be regarded as a learning cycle.