Research Methods: Qualitative Methods

  • Designing and Conducting Research in Social Science, Health and Social Care book cover

    Designing and Conducting Research in Social Science, Health and Social Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fiona McSweeney, Dave Williams

    This book presents a novel and accessible way to learn about designing and conducting social research. Unlike traditional social research methods books, it provides a ‘real world’ account of social researchers’ experiences and learning achieved through conducting research in a variety of fields.…

    Hardback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge

  • Analyzing Affective Societies: Methods and Methodologies book cover

    Analyzing Affective Societies

    Methods and Methodologies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Antje Kahl

    In recent years, research in the social sciences and cultural studies has increasingly paid attention to the generative power of emotions and affects; that is, to the questions of how far they shape social and cultural processes while being simultaneously shaped by them. However, the literature on…

    Hardback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Affective Societies

  • Critical and Cultural Interactionism: Insights from Sociology and Criminology book cover

    Critical and Cultural Interactionism

    Insights from Sociology and Criminology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hviid Jacobsen

    One of the longest standing traditions in sociology, interactionism is concerned with studying human interaction and showing how society to a large part is constituted by patterns of interaction. In spite of the work of figures such as Robert E. Park, Everett C. Hughes, Erving Goffman, Herbert…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • Big Data for Qualitative Research book cover

    Big Data for Qualitative Research

    1st Edition

    By Kathy A. Mills

    Big Data for Qualitative Research covers everything small data researchers need to know about big data, from the potentials of big data analytics to its methodological and ethical challenges. The data that we generate in everyday life is now digitally mediated, stored, and analyzed by web sites,…

    Hardback – 2019-03-19
    Routledge

  • Qualitative Inquiry at a Crossroads: Political, Performative, and Methodological Reflections book cover

    Qualitative Inquiry at a Crossroads

    Political, Performative, and Methodological Reflections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Norman K. Denzin, Michael D. Giardina

    Qualitative Inquiry at a Crossroads critically reflects on the ever-changing dynamics of qualitative research in the contemporary moment. We live at a crossroads in which the spaces for critical civic discourse are narrowing, in which traditional political ideologies are now questioned: there is no…

    Paperback – 2019-03-13
    Routledge
    International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry Series

  • Injecting Bodies in More-than-Human Worlds book cover

    Injecting Bodies in More-than-Human Worlds

    1st Edition

    By Fay Dennis

    Drug use is widely understood in terms of its subjects, substances and settings. But what happens when these distinctions start to blur? Injecting Bodies in More-than-Human Worlds moves away from a hierarchical conceptualisation of drug use based on its subjects and their objects, offering unique…

    Hardback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

  • Gendered Injustice: Uncovering the Lived Experience of Detained Girls book cover

    Gendered Injustice

    Uncovering the Lived Experience of Detained Girls, 1st Edition

    By Anastasia Tosouni

    Without strong proof, policy advocates along with some scholars have causally linked declines in juvenile offending and incarceration with evidence-based and rehabilitation-oriented policy reform. Such studies have called for a shift back to rehabilitative ideals augmented by innovative strategies…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Crime, Diversity and Criminal Justice

  • Translation and the Sustainable Development Goals: Cultural Contexts in China and Japan book cover

    Translation and the Sustainable Development Goals

    Cultural Contexts in China and Japan, 1st Edition

    By Meng Ji, Chris G. Pope

    This book offers insight into the use of empirical diffusionist models for analysis of cross-cultural and cross-national communication, translation and adaptation of the United Nation’s (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The book looks at three social analytical instruments of particular…

    Hardback – 2019-02-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Public Governance in Asia

  • Black Feminism in Qualitative Inquiry: A Mosaic for Writing Our Daughter's Body book cover

    Black Feminism in Qualitative Inquiry

    A Mosaic for Writing Our Daughter's Body, 1st Edition

    By Venus E. Evans-Winters

    Recently, Black women have taken the world stage in national politics, popular culture, professional sports, and bringing attention to racial injustice in policing and the judicial system. However, rarely are Black women acknowledged and highlighted for their efforts to understand the social…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge
    Futures of Data Analysis in Qualitative Research

  • ISIS: Ideology, Symbolics, and Counter Narratives book cover

    ISIS

    Ideology, Symbolics, and Counter Narratives, 1st Edition

    By Masood Ashraf Raja

    Relying on a thorough understanding of the role of ideology, discourse, and framing, this volume discusses ISIS as an Islamist ideological organization, and examines its philosophical scaffolding within the material conditions produced by neoliberal capital. As Raja asserts, it is this nexus of…

    Hardback – 2019-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Social Justice in Globalized Fitness and Health: Bodies Out of Sight book cover

    Social Justice in Globalized Fitness and Health

    Bodies Out of Sight, 1st Edition

    By Laura Azzarito

    In today’s neoliberal times, thinking about fitness and health is dominated by the media’s narratives of "fit bodies," which are presented and circulated in society as "valued bodies." Outside that mainstream view, however, there are many people labeled "bodies-at-risk": those who deviate from…

    Hardback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • The Politics of Political Science: Re-Writing Latin American Experiences book cover

    The Politics of Political Science

    Re-Writing Latin American Experiences, 1st Edition

    By Paulo Ravecca

    In this thought-provoking book, Paulo Ravecca presents a series of interlocking studies on the politics of political science in the Americas. Focusing mainly on the cases of Chile and Uruguay, Ravecca employs different strands of critical theory to challenge the mainstream narrative about the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-24
    Routledge

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