Education: Research Methods in Education

  • Principles of Research in Behavioral Science: Fourth Edition book cover

    Principles of Research in Behavioral Science

    Fourth Edition, 4th Edition

    By Bernard E. Whitley, Jr., Mary E. Kite

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of research methods in the behavioral sciences, focusing primarily on the conceptual issues inherent in conducting research. It covers topics that are often omitted from other texts, including measurement issues, correlational research, qualitative…

    Hardback – 2018-06-05

  • Creative Research in Economics book cover

    Creative Research in Economics

    1st Edition

    By Arnold Wentzel

    Researchers are expected to produce original findings, yet nobody explains how original contributions are conceived in economics. Recently there have been calls for more creativity in economic research, yet there is no literature that explores creative research apart from collections of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Support, Transmission, Education and Target Varieties in the Celtic Languages book cover

    Support, Transmission, Education and Target Varieties in the Celtic Languages

    1st Edition

    Edited by Noel Ó Murchadha, Bettina Migge

    Like many languages across the globe, the Celtic languages today are experiencing varying degrees of minoritisation and revitalisation. The experience of the Celtic languages in the twenty-first century is characterised by language shift to English and French, but they have also been the focus…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15

  • The Learning Adult: Building and Reflecting on the Work of Peter Jarvis book cover

    The Learning Adult

    Building and Reflecting on the Work of Peter Jarvis, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Holford, Marcella Milana, Richard Waller, Sue Webb

    Peter Jarvis is a towering figure in adult and lifelong education and a leading and original theorist of learning. This book explores the breadth and significance of his work. Sixteen chapters by leading international scholars explain and engage critically with his theorisation of learning, and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15

  • The Ethical Professor: A Practical Guide to Research, Teaching and Professional Life book cover

    The Ethical Professor

    A Practical Guide to Research, Teaching and Professional Life, 1st Edition

    By Lorraine Eden, Kathy Lund Dean, Paul M Vaaler

    The purpose of The Ethical Professor is to provide a road map to some of the ethical dilemmas that doctoral students and newer faculty members are likely to face as they enter a career in academia (the Academy). Academic career paths appear to be quite standard, transparent, and achievable with…

    Paperback – 2018-05-14

  • Maxine Greene and the Pedagogy of Social Imagination: An Intellectual Genealogy book cover

    Maxine Greene and the Pedagogy of Social Imagination

    An Intellectual Genealogy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hannah Spector, Robert Lake, Tricia M. Kress

    Devoted to and inspired by the late Maxine Greene, a champion of education and advocator of the arts, this book recognizes the importance of Greene’s scholarship by revisiting her oeuvre in the context of the intellectual historicity that shaped its formation. As a scholar, Greene dialogued with…

    Hardback – 2018-05-09

  • Teachers Matter – But How? book cover

    Teachers Matter – But How?

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ninni Wahlström, Daniel Alvunger, Daniel Sundberg

    Global processes are transforming educational policy around the world in complex ways, with different implications for different local arenas. Over the last two decades, a global neoliberal policy paradigm has emerged, placing the teacher at its centre. Two well-known examples are the OECD report…

    Hardback – 2018-05-09

  • Practice-Based Research: A Guide for Clinicians book cover

    Practice-Based Research

    A Guide for Clinicians, 1st Edition

    Edited by R. Trent Codd, III

    Practice-Based Research shows mental-health practitioners how to establish viable and productive research programs in routine clinical settings. Chapters written by experts in practice-based research use real-world examples to help clinicians work through some of the most common barriers to…

    Paperback – 2018-05-07

  • International Handbook of the Learning Sciences book cover

    International Handbook of the Learning Sciences

    1st Edition

    Edited by Frank Fischer, Cindy E. Hmelo-Silver, Susan R. Goldman, Peter Reimann

    The International Handbook of the Learning Sciences is a comprehensive collection of international perspectives on this interdisciplinary field. In more than 50 chapters, leading experts synthesize past, current, and emerging theoretical and empirical directions for learning sciences research.…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30

  • Photography in Educational Research: Critical reflections from diverse contexts book cover

    Photography in Educational Research

    Critical reflections from diverse contexts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susie Miles, Andy Howes

    Photography in education involves the use of photographs to engage research participants in representing and reflecting upon their own experiences. This book explores how photographic images can be used in a range of educational settings in different cultural contexts, as a method of facilitating…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25

  • An End to the Crisis of Empirical Sociology?: Trends and Challenges in Social Research book cover

    An End to the Crisis of Empirical Sociology?

    Trends and Challenges in Social Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Linda McKie, Louise Ryan

    Research data are everywhere. In our everyday interactions, through social media, credit cards and even public transport, we generate and use data. The challenge for sociologists is how to collect, analyse and make best use of these vast arrays of information. The chapters in this book address…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Sociological Futures

  • The Methodological Dilemma Revisited: Creative, Critical and Collaborative Approaches to Qualitative Research for a New Era book cover

    The Methodological Dilemma Revisited

    Creative, Critical and Collaborative Approaches to Qualitative Research for a New Era, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Gallagher

    In The Methodological Dilemma Revisited, authors examine what in their research processes has given pause, thwarted the process of seamless productivity, or stalled the easy research output but has, instead, insisted upon a deeper analysis. This resistance of the expedient explanation has…

    Paperback – 2018-04-24

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