Research Methods Products

  • The Clinical Experience, Second edition (1997)

    The Construction and Reconstrucion of Medical Reality

    By Paul Atkinson

    This second edition, published in 1997 follows the original edition from 1981 which was the only published ethnography of medical education in the UK. The theoretical, methodological and substantive issues continue to be of importance to the sociology and anthropology of medicine and medical…

    Hardback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Writing with Clarity and Style

    A Guide to Rhetorical Devices for Contemporary Writers, 2nd Edition

    By Robert A. Harris

    Writing with Clarity and Style, 2nd Edition, will help you to improve your writing dramatically. The book shows you how to use dozens of classical rhetorical devices to bring power, clarity, and effectiveness to your writing. You will also learn about writing styles, authorial personas, and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Policing the Sex Industry

    Protection, Paternalism and Politics

    Edited by Teela Sanders, Mary Laing

    The exponential growth of sexual commerce, migration and movement of people into the sex industry, as well as localised concerns about transactional sex, are key areas of interest across the urban west. Given the complex regulatory frameworks under-which the sex industry manifests, the role of the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Studies in Sex for Sale

  • New Directions in Elite Studies

    Edited by Olav Korsnes, Johan Heilbron, Johs. Hjellbrekke, Felix Bühlmann, Mike Savage

    Since the financial crisis, the issue of the ‘one percent’ has become the centre of intense public debate, unavoidable even for members of the elite themselves. Moreover, inquiring into elites has taken centre-stage once again in both journalistic investigations and academic research. New…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Research-Creation in Music and the Arts

    Towards a Collaborative Interdiscipline

    By Sophie Stévance, Serge Lacasse

    Since the 1970s, the landscape of higher education and research has been considerably altered by the integration of the arts within the university environment. Even though a form of research is inherent to artistic creation, the creative process is not comparable to the established procedures…

    Hardback – 2017-12-13 
    Routledge
    SEMPRE Studies in The Psychology of Music

  • Scientific Method

    How Science Works, Fails to Work, and Pretends to Work

    By John Staddon

    This book shows how science works, fails to work, or pretends to work, by looking at examples from such diverse fields as physics, biomedicine, psychology, and economics. Social science affects our lives every day through the predictions of experts and the rules and regulations they devise. Such…

    Paperback – 2017-12-08 
    Routledge

  • Young, Gifted and Fat

    An Autoethnography of Size, Sexuality and Privilege

    By Sharrell D. Luckett

    YoungGiftedandFat is a critical autoethnography of ‘performing thin’ – on the stage and in life. Sharrell D. Luckett’s story of weight loss and gain and playing the (beautiful, desirable, thin) leading lady showcases an innovative and interdisciplinary approach to issues of weight and self-esteem,…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Writing Lives: Ethnographic Narratives

  • A Guide to Argumentative Research Writing and Thinking

    Overcoming Challenges

    By Arnold Wentzel

    Research is difficult. Even though students are trained in the basic research methodology skills, when confronted with research writing, it feels to them as if they enter a bizarre world, with its own language and conventions, where it is hard to get things right. This book translates the apparent…

    Paperback – 2017-11-29 
    Routledge

  • Unraveling the Crime-Place Connection, Volume 22

    New Directions in Theory and Policy

    Edited by David Weisburd, John E. Eck

    Unraveling the Crime-Place Connection examines how places enhance our understanding of crime and its control in a new light. While there has been much work in this area that has a policy focus, few have examined the underlying theories that inform this work. Theory has played a secondary role in…

    Hardback – 2017-11-27 
    Routledge
    Advances in Criminological Theory

  • How to Use SPSS®

    A Step-By-Step Guide to Analysis and Interpretation, 10th Edition

    By Brian C. Cronk

    How to Use SPSS® is designed with the novice computer user in mind and for people who have no previous experience of using SPSS. Each chapter is divided into short sections that describe the statistic being used, important underlying assumptions, and how to interpret the results and express them in…

    Paperback – 2017-11-20 
    Routledge

  • Performance as Research

    Knowledge, methods, impact

    Edited by Annette Arlander, Bruce Barton, Melanie Dreyer-Lude, Ben Spatz

    Practice as Research is characterised by an extraordinary elasticity and interdisciplinary drive. Performance as Research: Knowledge, Methods, Impact celebrates this energy, bringing together chapters from a wide range of disciplines and eight different countries. This volume focuses explicitly on…

    Paperback – 2017-11-06 
    Routledge

  • Autoethnography in Early Childhood Education and Care

    Narrating the Heart of Practice

    By Elizabeth Henderson

    Autoethnography in Early Childhood Education and Care both embraces and explores autoethnography as a methodology in early childhood settings, subsequently broadening discourses within education research through a series of troubling narratives. It breaks new ground for researchers seeking to use…

    Paperback – 2017-10-17 
    Routledge

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