Research Methods: Research Methods for Social and Behavioral Sciences

  • Making Data in Qualitative Research: Engagements, Ethics, and Entanglements book cover

    Making Data in Qualitative Research

    Engagements, Ethics, and Entanglements, 1st Edition

    By Laura L. Ellingson, Patty Sotirin

    Making Data in Qualitative Research offers a generative alternative to outdated approaches to data collection. By reimagining methods through a model of data engagement, qualitative researchers consider what is at stake—ethically, methodologically, and theoretically—when we co-create data and…

    Paperback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge

  • Human Rights Education for Psychologists book cover

    Human Rights Education for Psychologists

    1st Edition

    Edited by Polli Hagenaars, Marlena Plavsic, Nora Sveaass, Ulrich Wagner, Tony Wainwright

    This ground-breaking book is designed to raise awareness of human rights implications in psychology, and provide knowledge and tools enabling psychologists to put a human rights perspective into practice. Psychologists have always been deeply engaged in alleviating the harmful consequences human…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Experimental Psychology: A Case Approach book cover

    Experimental Psychology

    A Case Approach, 9th Edition

    By M. Kimberly MacLin

    MacLin combines a text and case approach to examine methods of experimental psychology. Using published research findings, students read, critique, and analyze over seventy five actual experiments, representing every major area of psychology - from animal studies to child psychology. This textbook…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Overseas Research: A Practical Guide book cover

    Overseas Research

    A Practical Guide, 3rd Edition

    By Christopher B. Barrett, Jeffrey Cason, Erin C. Lentz

    When researching in developing countries, an ability to negotiate a bewildering array of cultural and logistical obstacles is essential. Overseas Research: A Practical Guide distills essential lessons from scores of students and scholars who have collected data and done fieldwork abroad, including…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Statistical Methods: An Introduction to Basic Statistical Concepts and Analysis book cover

    Statistical Methods

    An Introduction to Basic Statistical Concepts and Analysis, 2nd Edition

    By Cheryl Ann Willard

    Statistical Methods: An Introduction to Basic Statistical Concepts and Analysis, Second Edition is a textbook designed for students with no prior training in statistics. It provides a solid background of the core statistical concepts taught in most introductory statistics textbooks. Mathematical…

    Paperback – 2020-03-24 
    Routledge

  • Sociological Theory in the Digital Age book cover

    Sociological Theory in the Digital Age

    1st Edition

    By Gabe Ignatow

     Focusing on practical or ‘usable theory,’ it surveys the challenges and opportunities of conducting social science in the information age, as well as the theoretical solutions that sociologists have developed and applied over the last two decades. With specific attention to three theoretical…

    Paperback – 2020-03-20 
    Routledge

  • Magical Realist Sociologies of Belonging and Becoming: The Explorer book cover

    Magical Realist Sociologies of Belonging and Becoming

    The Explorer, 1st Edition

    By Rodanthi Tzanelli

    At the bottom of the sea, freedivers find that the world bestows humans with the magic of bodily and mental freedom, binding them in small communities of play, affect and respect for nature. On land, rational human interests dissolve this magic into prescriptive formulas of belonging to a…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Defending Qualitative Research: Design, Analysis and Textualization book cover

    Defending Qualitative Research

    Design, Analysis and Textualization, 1st Edition

    By Mario Cardano

    Focusing on the phases of qualitative research which precede and follow fieldwork - design, analysis, and textualization - this book offers new theoretical tools to tackle one of the most common criticisms advanced against qualitative research: its presumed lack of rigour. Rejecting the notion of ‘…

    Hardback – 2020-03-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

  • Principles, Approaches and Issues in Participant Observation book cover

    Principles, Approaches and Issues in Participant Observation

    1st Edition

    By Danny L. Jorgensen

    This book provides a succinct, student-friendly outline of the of principles, approaches, and issues in participant observation. Examining these basic tenets is important for clarifying the philosophical rationale for conducting participant observation, making important research decisions, and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-11 
    Routledge

  • Big Data book cover

    Big Data

    1st Edition

    Edited by Benoit Leclerc, Jesse Cale

    The Internet has launched the world into an era into which enormous amounts of data are generated every day through technologies with both positive and negative consequences. This often refers to Big Data. This book explores Big Data in organisations operating in the criminology and criminal…

    Hardback – 2020-03-10 
    Routledge
    Criminology at the Edge

  • Qualitative Inquiry and the Politics of Resistance: Possibilities, Performances, and Praxis book cover

    Qualitative Inquiry and the Politics of Resistance

    Possibilities, Performances, and Praxis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Norman K. Denzin, Michael D. Giardina

    We are global citizens trapped in a world we did not create. Our public institutions are under assault. Academics, media members, and everyday folks critical of the shifting public order are branded as ‘enemies of the state’ by right-wing media and elected officials alike. Qualitative Inquiry and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-09 
    Routledge
    International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry Series

  • Charting Transnational Fields: Methodology for a Political Sociology of Knowledge book cover

    Charting Transnational Fields

    Methodology for a Political Sociology of Knowledge, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christian Schmidt-Wellenburg, Stefan Bernhard

    The volume provides a field-analytical methodology for researching knowledge based sociopolitical processes of transnationalization. Drawing on the seminal work by Pierre Bourdieu, we apply concepts of practice, habitus, and field to phenomena such as cross-national social trajectories,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-04 
    Routledge

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