Educational Research Products

  • Equality, Participation and Inclusion 1

    Diverse Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jon Rix, Melanie Nind, Kieron Sheehy, Katy Simmons, Christopher Walsh

    What are the experiences of children and young people? How can we think about the challenges they face? What systems and practices can support them? How can we develop greater equality, participation and inclusion across diverse settings? This second edition of Equality, Participation and Inclusion…

    Paperback – 2010-11-03

  • New Approaches to Qualitative Research

    Wisdom and Uncertainty, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maggi Savin-Baden, Claire Howell Major

    Qualitative research has seen a surge of growth during the past decade. This is in large part because positivist approaches have not yielded the kinds of results that had been anticipated, and more researchers are seeking alternative perspectives to understand phenomena. The number of researchers…

    Paperback – 2010-04-07

  • The Routledge Doctoral Student's Companion

    Getting to Grips with Research in Education and the Social Sciences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pat Thomson, Melanie Walker

    In the contemporary world it is clear that the need to study beyond Masters Level is increasing in importance for a wide range of practitioners in diverse professional settings. Students across the world are choosing doctorates not only to become career academics, but to go beyond the academic…

    Paperback – 2010-03-31
    Companions for PhD and DPhil Research

  • The Pedagogy of Creativity

    1st Edition

    By Anna Herbert

    The Pedagogy of Creativity represents a groundbreaking study linking the pedagogy of classroom creativity with psychoanalytical theories. Taking a classroom-based example of poststructuralist methodology as its starting point, Anna Herbert’s investigation explores the relationship between…

    Paperback – 2010-02-22

  • The Europa World of Learning 2010

    60th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    A comprehensive Directory and guide to the organizations and institutions throughout the sphere of higher education and learning. Profiling some 30,000 academic institutions and over 200,000 staff and officials, this highly esteemed work covers the whole of the higher education and learning…

    Hardback – 2009-09-23
    The Europa World of Learning

  • Qualitative Educational Research

    Readings in Reflexive Methodology and Transformative Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wendy Luttrell

    Qualitative Educational Research is a comprehensive anthology designed to deepen education students' thinking about their qualitative research purposes, questions, and decision-making. Focusing on various epistemological, intellectual, and ethical conflicts in doing social analysis, this reader…

    Paperback – 2009-09-21

  • Teaching, Learning and Research in Higher Education

    A Critical Approach, 1st Edition

    By Mark Tennant, Cathi McMullen, Dan Kaczynski

    Teaching, Learning and Research in Higher Education offers a combination of critical perspectives and practical advice that is ideally suited for individuals interested in enhancing their practice through analysis and critique. The aim is to promote a critical understanding of one’s own practices:…

    Paperback – 2009-09-01

  • Doing Research/Reading Research

    Re-Interrogating Education, 2nd Edition

    By Paul Dowling, Andrew Brown

    This bestselling text enables beginning researchers to organise and evaluate the research they read, and to plan and implement small scale research projects of their own. It gives structured, practical guidance on: the development of a research question techniques of data collection qualitative…

    Paperback – 2009-07-22

  • Qualitative Research in International Settings

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    By David Stephens

    The teaching of qualitative research skills in universities is now widespread and the number of institutions offering courses in research methods in education and the social sciences is growing, while professionals in the fields of education, health and the social services are increasingly required…

    Paperback – 2009-06-26

  • Causation in Educational Research

    1st Edition

    By Keith Morrison

    Calls to understand ‘what works’ in education are being made the world over. We need to know not only ‘what works’ but under what conditions, how and why. Causation is central to this. Researchers, educationists, readers and users of research need to know the effects of causes and the causes of…

    Paperback – 2009-04-23

  • Education Research On Trial

    Policy Reform and the Call for Scientific Rigor, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pamela B. Walters, Annette Lareau, Sheri Ranis

    Read the author's commentary for the Teachers College Record here: It is not an exaggeration to say that the field of education has been under attack. Many, particularly in Washington, D.C., have proclaimed the research to be shoddy. They have…

    Paperback – 2008-11-26

  • Using Action Research to Improve Instruction

    An Interactive Guide for Teachers, 1st Edition

    By John E. Henning, Jody M. Stone, James L. Kelly

    Action research is increasingly used as a means for teachers to improve their instruction, yet for many the idea of doing "research" can be somewhat intimidating. Using Action Research to Improve Instruction offers a comprehensive, easy-to-understand approach to action research in classroom…

    Paperback – 2008-11-26

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