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  • Sexualities Research

    Critical Interjections, Diverse Methodologies, and Practical Applications

    Edited by Andrew King, Ana Cristina Santos, Isabel Crowhurst

    How is sexuality studied methodologically? How are we innovating, methodologically, in the study of sexuality? What impact, if any, has the increase in mixed methodologies had on the study of sexuality? Sexualities Research is a collection of original chapters by emerging and world-leading…

    Hardback – 2017-08-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Critical Diversities

  • Interviewing in Social Science Research

    A Relational Approach

    By Lee Ann Fujii

    What is interviewing and when is this method useful? What does it mean to select rather than sample interviewees? Once the researcher has found people to interview, how does she build a working relationship with her interviewees? What should the dynamics of talking and listening in interviews be?…

    Paperback – 2017-08-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on Interpretive Methods

  • Multivariate Statistics by Design

    By Adam Davey, Joseph Glutting

    Paperback – 2017-07-30 
    Routledge

  • Three Centuries of Northern Population Censuses

    Edited by Gunnar Thorvaldsen

    Over the last few decades, researchers in fields such as history, the social sciences and medicine have had improved access to census materials in northern Europe, making an update on these infrastructures both possible and topical. This book’s presentation of European census history and…

    Hardback – 2017-07-25 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Census Resources, Methods and Applications

    Unlocking the UK 2011 Census

    Edited by John Stillwell

    The collection of reliable and comprehensive data on the magnitude, composition and distribution of a country’s population is essential in order for governments to provide services, administer effectively and guide a country’s development. The primary source of basic demographic statistics is…

    Hardback – 2017-07-24 
    Routledge
    International Population Studies

  • Digitization

    Theories and Concepts for Empirical Cultural Research

    Edited by Gertraud Koch

    In recent years, digital technologies have become pervasive in academic and everyday life. This comprehensive volume covers a wide range of concepts for studying the new cultural dynamics that are evident as a result of digitization. It considers how the cultural changes triggered by digitization…

    Hardback – 2017-07-18 
    Routledge

  • The Social Organization of Disease

    Emotions and Civic Action

    By Jochen Kleres

    Empirically, this book is a case-study analysis of dissolution processes in German AIDS organizations. Indeed, why is it that civic organizers start out with a commitment to a cause but end up dissolving their organization? This question is exactly what Kleres seeks to tackle within The Social…

    Hardback – 2017-07-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Crafting Qualitative Research

    Beyond Positivist Traditions, 2nd Edition

    By Pushkala Prasad

    This book provides an overview of qualitative research models and their applications in organization and management studies. Focusing on the philosophical underpinnings and practical implications of diverse qualitative methods, this comprehensive text offers a guided tour of the options available…

    Paperback – 2017-07-04 
    Routledge

  • Social Research Methods by Example

    Applications in the Modern World

    By Yasemin Besen-Cassino, Dan Cassino

    Social Research Methods by Example shows students how researchers carry out work on the cutting edge of social science. The authors illustrate every point through engaging, thought-provoking examples from real research. The language is jargon-free, making research methods less intimidating and more…

    Paperback – 2017-07-03 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Art and Artifact in Laboratory Science (1985)

    A study of shop work and shop talk in a research laboratory

    By Michael Lynch

    First published in 1985, this book provides a descriptive study of social activities in a neurosciences laboratory. Based on fieldwork conducted by the author in the laboratory during 1975 and 1976, and taking an ethnomethodological approach, it focuses on the phenomenon of the social…

    Hardback – 2017-06-28 
    Routledge
    Directions in Ethnomethodology and Conversation Analysis

  • Data Analysis

    A Model Comparison Approach To Regression, ANOVA, and Beyond, Third Edition

    By Charles M. Judd, Gary H. McClelland, Carey S. Ryan

    Data Analysis: A Model Comparison Approach to Regression, ANOVA, and Beyond is an integrated treatment of data analysis for the social and behavioral sciences. It covers all of the statistical models normally used in such analyses, such as multiple regression and analysis of variance, but it does…

    Paperback – 2017-05-23 
    Routledge

  • Social Class and Transnational Human Capital

    How Middle and Upper Class Parents Prepare Their Children for Globalization

    By Jurgen Gerhards, Hans Silke, Soren Carlson

    Due to globalization processes, foreign language skills, knowledge about other countries and intercultural competences have increasingly become important for societies and people’s social positions. Previous research on social inequality, however, has dominantly focused on the reproduction of class…

    Hardback – 2017-05-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

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