Analyses of postgraduate social work dissertations in Taiwan: Implications for social work research and education

Tan Lei Shek, Jun Hua Lee, Suet Yan Tam

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This study was conducted to examine postgraduate theses in Taiwan. Results showed that most of the studies were qualitative researches and there were few studies adopting mixed-methods research approaches. There were few studies on social work methods; and the use of English references was not widespread.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)821-838
Number of pages18
JournalInternational Social Work
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 2007
Externally publishedYes


  • Doctoral dissertations
  • Master's theses
  • Qualitative research
  • Social work methods
  • Taiwan

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences (miscellaneous)
  • Sociology and Political Science

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