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15.2: Doing Research for a Cause
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- Define and provide at least one example of action research.
- Define stakeholders.
- Action research is conducted by researchers who wish to create some form of social change.
- Action research is often conducted by teams of interdisciplinary researchers.
- If you’re interested in learning more about action research, or perhaps reading some specific examples of action research, check out the journal Gateways. It is a free, electronic, peer-reviewed scholarly journal focused on community-engaged research. Here’s the link: http://www.luc.edu/curl/uts/index.html.