Research Methods Products

  • Revision

    Autoethnographic Reflections on Life and Work, 1st Edition

    By Carolyn Ellis

    Carolyn Ellis is the leading writer in the move toward personal, autobiographical writing as a strategy for academic research. In addition to her landmark books Final Negotiations and The Ethnographic I, she has authored numerous stories that demonstrate the emotional power and academic value of…

    Paperback – 2008-12-15
    Writing Lives: Ethnographic Narratives

  • Trickster in Tweed

    The Quest for Quality in a Faculty Life, 1st Edition

    By Thomas S Frentz

    How do academics survive the bureaucracy, the petty jealousies, the absurdities of operating in the university? More important, how do they, as humans, cope with the darker shadows that enter professional lives-- illness, sorrow, death? Coyote, The Trickster, a well known figure in the American…

    Paperback – 2008-05-15
    Writing Lives: Ethnographic Narratives

  • Using Narrative Inquiry as a Research Method

    An Introduction to Using Critical Event Narrative Analysis in Research on Learning and Teaching, 1st Edition

    By Leonard Webster, Patricie Mertova

    This book provides a much needed up-to-date introduction to the topic of narrative inquiry – which has seen a growing interest in recent years. Narrative inquiry provides researchers with a framework through which they can investigate the ways humans experience the world depicted through their…

    Paperback – 2007-07-05

  • Ethical Futures in Qualitative Research

    Decolonizing the Politics of Knowledge, 1st Edition

    Edited by Norman K Denzin, Michael D Giardina

    Ethics has been a perennial concern of qualitative researchers. The subject has been confounded with the emergence of human subjects regulations, the increased concern with indigenous communities, the globalization of research practices, and the breakdown of barriers between researcher and subject.…

    Paperback – 2007-05-15
    International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry Series

  • Analyzing Rater Agreement

    Manifest Variable Methods, 1st Edition

    By Alexander von Eye, Eun Young Mun

    Agreement among raters is of great importance in many domains. For example, in medicine, diagnoses are often provided by more than one doctor to make sure the proposed treatment is optimal. In criminal trials, sentencing depends, among other things, on the complete agreement among the jurors. In…

    Paperback – 2006-09-07
    Psychology Press

  • Qualitative Inquiry and the Conservative Challenge

    1st Edition

    Edited by Norman K Denzin, Michael D Giardina

    This volume is a call to qualitative researchers to respond to the political and methodological conservativism of the new millennium. Based upon the plenary papers at the first International Congress on Qualitative Inquiry, 22 scholars from five countries and many academic disciplines address how…

    Paperback – 2006-05-15
    International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry Series

  • Erotic Mentoring

    Women's Transformations in the University, 1st Edition

    By Janice Hocker Rushing

    They’re everywhere in the academy: young, bright women mentored by older scholars, usually men, who attempt to mold them into their own masculine ideals. Janice Hocker Rushing’s study of over 200 women and their life transformations is the subject of this eloquent book. Using the tropes of…

    Paperback – 2005-12-15
    Writing Lives: Ethnographic Narratives

  • Understanding Statistics in the Behavioral Sciences

    1st Edition

    By Roger Bakeman, Byron F. Robinson

    Understanding Statistics in the Behavioral Sciences is designed to help readers understand research reports, analyze data, and familiarize themselves with the conceptual underpinnings of statistical analyses used in behavioral science literature. The authors review statistics in a way that is…

    Hardback – 2005-01-11
    Psychology Press

  • Levine's Guide to SPSS for Analysis of Variance

    2nd Edition

    By Sanford L. Braver, David P. MacKinnon, Melanie Page

    A greatly expanded and heavily revised second edition, this popular guide provides instructions and clear examples for running analyses of variance (ANOVA) and several other related statistical tests of significance with SPSS. No other guide offers the program statements required for the more…

    Paperback – 2003-04-01
    Psychology Press

  • The Tone of Teaching

    The Language of Pedagogy, 2nd Edition

    By Max van Manen

    In the revised and updated second edition of The Tone of Teaching, bestselling author Max van Manen defines sound pedagogy as the ability to distinguish effectively between what is appropriate, and what is less appropriate in our communications and dealings with children and young people as parents…

    Paperback – 2003-01-31

  • Writing in the Dark

    Phenomenological Studies in Interpretive Inquiry, 1st Edition

    Edited by Max van Manen

    Bestselling author Max van Manen’s Writing in the Dark brings together a wide range of studies of relevance to qualitative researchers and professional practitioners. Each of the sixteen original chapters by accomplished scholars serves as an example of how a different kind of human experience may…

    Paperback – 2003-01-31

  • Action Research in Organisations

    1st Edition

    By Jean McNiff, Jack Whitehead

    The current orthodoxy is that 'knowledge' is the most powerful resource for organisational success. So how can managers develop the appropriate knowledge base to make their organisations grow? The answer lies in action research. Action research is increasingly perceived and used as a powerful…

    Paperback – 2000-12-07
    Routledge Studies in Human Resource Development

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