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  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Military Research Methods

    By Alison J. Williams, Rachel Woodward, Matthew Rech

    This volume is concerned with the practices of conducting research on military issues. As an edited collection, the book brings together an extensive selection of authors whose chapters engage with a core concern about the process of conducting research on military issues from a range of…

    Hardback – 2016-05-20 
    Routledge

  • Irregular Migrants

    Policy, Politics, Motives and Everyday Lives

    Edited by Alice Bloch, Milena Chimienti

      A new era of international migration has been accompanied by increasingly restrictive immigration controls to manage migration to more developed countries. The consequence has been fewer routes to enter and/or stay in countries in a regularised way and as a result, an increase in the…

    Paperback – 2016-05-15 
    Routledge
    Ethnic and Racial Studies

  • Methodologies on the Move

    The Transnational Turn in Empirical Migration Research

    Edited by Anna Amelina, Thomas Faist, Devrimsel D. Nergiz

    This volume establishes a new agenda for approaches to migration research and the corresponding methodologies. A wide range of international contributors focus on the question of how to overcome the so-called 'methodological nationalism' within empirical studies on migration. They address two main…

    Paperback – 2016-05-15 
    Routledge
    Ethnic and Racial Studies

  • Structural Equation Modeling With AMOS

    Basic Concepts, Applications, and Programming, Third Edition

    By Barbara M. Byrne

    This bestselling text provides a practical guide to structural equation modeling (SEM) using the Amos Graphical approach. Using clear, everyday language, the text is ideal for those with little to no exposure to either SEM or Amos. The author reviews SEM applications based on actual data taken from…

    Paperback – 2016-05-06 
    Routledge
    Multivariate Applications Series

  • The Decent Society

    Planning for Social Quality

    By Pamela Abbott, Claire Wallace, Roger Sapsford

    The search for ‘the Decent Society’ – a fit place in which to live – has informed policy at both governmental and international level. This book analyses its nature and devises a consistent way of measuring the concept world-wide on the basis of a coherent theory of agency within social structure.…

    Hardback – 2016-05-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Stigma 2.0

    Abuse, Insults and Mocking on the Internet

    By David Shulman

    Trolls, ranters, critics and teasers: the Internet teems with people who insult others. As the Internet has brought about a technological capacity for people to archive discrediting characteristics as though they are collectibles, to mock people with more representative power than has ever been…

    Hardback – 2016-04-28 
    Routledge
    Interactionist Currents

  • Fairness Issues in Educational Assessment

    Edited by Hossein Karami

    Fairness and ethicality have been at the center of the debates on the appropriate use of educational tests since the 1960s. Particularly in high-stakes contexts, it is clear that fairness should be a major concern to both the test developers, and to those being tested, given that the fairness of a…

    Hardback – 2016-04-08 
    Routledge

  • Research Methodology in the Built Environment

    A Selection of Case Studies

    Edited by Vian Ahmed, Alex Opoku, Zeeshan Aziz

    Built environment students are not always familiar with the range of different research approaches they could be using for their projects. Whether you are undertaking a postgraduate doctoral programme or facing an undergraduate or masters dissertation, this book provides general advice, as well as…

    Paperback – 2016-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Higher-order Growth Curves and Mixture Modeling with Mplus

    A Practical Guide

    By Kandauda K.A.S. Wickrama, Tae Kyoung Lee, Catherine Walker O’Neal, Frederick O. Lorenz

    This practical introduction to second-order and growth mixture models using Mplus introduces simple and complex techniques through incremental steps. The authors extend latent growth curves to second-order growth curve and mixture models and then combine the two. To maximize understanding, each…

    Paperback – 2016-03-31 
    Routledge
    Multivariate Applications Series

  • Working-Class Images of Society

    Edited by Martin Bulmer

    First published in 1975. How do men come to perceive and evaluate a world in which marked inequalities of class and status exist? This book considers the nature of class images and their underlying work and community structures. Beginning with the argument that the perception of society varies…

    Hardback – 2016-03-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Social Movements in Violently Divided Societies

    Constructing Conflict and Peacebuilding

    By John Nagle

    Violently divided societies present major challenges to institutions seeking to establish peace in places characterised by ethnic conflict and high levels of social segregation. Yet such societies also contain groups that refuse to be confined within separate forms of ethnic community and instead…

    Hardback – 2016-03-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • What If There Were No Significance Tests?

    Classic Edition

    Edited by Lisa L. Harlow, Stanley A. Mulaik, James H. Steiger

    The classic edition of What If There Were No Significance Tests? highlights current statistical inference practices. Four areas are featured as essential for making inferences: sound judgment, meaningful research questions, relevant design, and assessing fit in multiple ways. Other options (data…

    Paperback – 2016-03-24 
    Routledge
    Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

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