Research Methods: Research Methods for Social and Behavioral Sciences

  • Reading Autoethnography: Reflections on Justice and Love book cover

    Reading Autoethnography

    Reflections on Justice and Love, 1st Edition

    By James M. Salvo

    Reading Autoethnography situates autoethnographic insights within the context of two fundamental concerns of critical qualitative inquiry: justice and love. Through philosophical engagement, it gives close readings of written passages taken from leading autoethnographers and frames the…

    Paperback – 2019-11-13
    Routledge
    Qualitative Inquiry and Social Justice

  • Institutional Ethnography in the Nordic Region book cover

    Institutional Ethnography in the Nordic Region

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca W. B. Lund, Ann Christin E. Nilsen

    Developed in response to the theoretically driven mainstream sociology, institutional ethnography starts from people’s everyday experiences, and works from there to discover how the social is organized. Starting from experience is a central step in challenging taken-for-granted assumptions and…

    Hardback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

  • On Hijacking Science: Exploring the Nature and Consequences of Overreach in Psychology book cover

    On Hijacking Science

    Exploring the Nature and Consequences of Overreach in Psychology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edwin E. Gantt, Richard N. Williams

    This book examines the origins, presence, and implications of scientistic thinking in psychology. Scientism embodies the claim that only knowledge attained by means of natural scientific methods counts as valid and valuable. This perspective increasingly dominates thinking and practice in…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge

  • How to Use SPSS®: A Step-By-Step Guide to Analysis and Interpretation book cover

    How to Use SPSS®

    A Step-By-Step Guide to Analysis and Interpretation, 11th Edition

    By Brian C. Cronk

    How to Use SPSS® is designed with the novice computer user in mind and for people who have no previous experience using SPSS. Each chapter is divided into short sections that describe the statistic being used, important underlying assumptions, and how to interpret the results and express them in a…

    Paperback – 2019-10-16
    Routledge

  • Research and Writing in International Relations book cover

    Research and Writing in International Relations

    3rd Edition

    By Laura Roselle, Sharon Spray, Joel T. Shelton

    Research and Writing in International Relations, Third Edition, offers the step-by-step guidance and the essential resources needed to compose political science papers that go beyond description and into systematic and sophisticated inquiry. This book provides concise, easy-to-use advice to help…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30
    Routledge

  • Social Psychology: Exploring the Dynamics of Human Experience book cover

    Social Psychology

    Exploring the Dynamics of Human Experience, 1st Edition

    By Robin R. Vallacher

    This textbook provides a thorough insight into the discipline of social psychology, creating an integrative and cumulative framework to present students with a rich and engaging account of the human social experience.From a person’s momentary impulses to a society’s values and norms, the diversity…

    Paperback – 2019-09-17
    Routledge

  • Writing and Publishing Research in Kinesiology, Health, and Sport Science book cover

    Writing and Publishing Research in Kinesiology, Health, and Sport Science

    1st Edition

    By Timothy Baghurst, Jason DeFreitas

    Drawing on real-world experience and presented in an informal and accessible manner, Writing and Publishing Research in Kinesiology, Health, and Sport Science provides upper-level students and early-career academics with an essential resource to aid in disseminating research and publishing their…

    Paperback – 2019-09-12
    Routledge

  • Situated Writing as Theory and Method: The Untimely Academic Novella book cover

    Situated Writing as Theory and Method

    The Untimely Academic Novella, 1st Edition

    By Mona Livholts

    This creative and original book develops a framework for situated writing as theory and method, and presents a trilogy of untimely academic novellas as exemplars of the uses of situated writing. It is an inter- and trans-disciplinary book in which a diversity of forms are used to create a set of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

  • Proposing Empirical Research: A Guide to the Fundamentals book cover

    Proposing Empirical Research

    A Guide to the Fundamentals, 6th Edition

    By Mildred L. Patten, Melisa C. Galvan

    Proposing Empirical Research: A Guide to the Fundamentals provides step-by-step instructions for students who will be writing their first research proposal in the social and behavioral sciences and using both quantitative and qualitative methods. The structure of the book enables students to work…

    Paperback – 2019-08-28
    Routledge

  • Research Methods in Outdoor Studies book cover

    Research Methods in Outdoor Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara Humberstone, Heather Prince

    Over the last two decades Outdoor Studies has emerged as an innovative and vibrant field of study. This is the first book to offer a comprehensive appraisal of established and cutting-edge research methods as applied to Outdoor Studies. Covering qualitative, quantitative and mixed methods, the book…

    Paperback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Outdoor Studies

  • MATLAB Blues: How Behavioral Scientists and Others Can Learn From Mistakes for Better, Happier Programming book cover

    MATLAB Blues

    How Behavioral Scientists and Others Can Learn From Mistakes for Better, Happier Programming, 1st Edition

    By David A. Rosenbaum

    MATLAB Blues is an accessible, comprehensive introduction to the MATLAB computer programming language—a powerful and increasingly popular tool for students and researchers. Rosenbaum identifies many of the common mistakes and pitfalls associated with using MATLAB, and shows users how they can learn…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31
    Routledge

  • Walking Methods: Research on the Move book cover

    Walking Methods

    Research on the Move, 1st Edition

    By Maggie O'Neill, Brian Roberts

    This book introduces and critically explores walking as an innovative method for doing social research, showing how its sensate and kinaesthetic attributes facilitate connections with lived experiences, journeys and memories, communities and identities. The book situates walking methods…

    Paperback – 2019-07-22
    Routledge

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