Research Methods: Research Methods for Social and Behavioral Sciences

  • Secondary Qualitative Data Analysis in the Health and Social Sciences book cover

    Secondary Qualitative Data Analysis in the Health and Social Sciences

    1st Edition

    By Cheryl Tatano Beck

    Despite a long history in quantitative research, it is only recently that enthusiasm for secondary analysis of qualitative data has gained momentum across health and social science disciplines. Given that researchers have long known the inordinate amount of time and energy invested in conducting…

    Paperback – 2018-12-27
    Routledge

  • How Qualitative Data Analysis Happens: Moving Beyond

    How Qualitative Data Analysis Happens

    Moving Beyond "Themes Emerged", 1st Edition

    Edited by Áine Humble, Elise Radina

    How is qualitative data actually collected, analyzed, and accomplished? Real stories of How Qualitative Data Analysis Occurs: Moving Beyond "Themes Emerged" offers an in-depth look into how qualitative social science researchers studying family issues and dynamics approach their data analyses. It…

    Paperback – 2018-12-17
    Routledge

  • Quantitative Research Methods in Consumer Psychology: Contemporary and Data Driven Approaches book cover

    Quantitative Research Methods in Consumer Psychology

    Contemporary and Data Driven Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Hackett

    Quantitative consumer research has long been the backbone of consumer psychology producing insights with peerless validity and reliability. This new book addresses a broad range of approaches to consumer psychology research along with developments in quantitative consumer research. Experts in their…

    Paperback – 2018-12-10
    Routledge

  • Research Methods and Society: Foundations of Social Inquiry book cover

    Research Methods and Society

    Foundations of Social Inquiry, 3rd Edition

    By Linda Eberst Dorsten, Lawrence Hotchkiss

    Research Methods and Society, Third Edition is designed to help undergraduate students acquire basic skills in methods of social science research. These skills provide a foundation for understanding research findings in the social sciences and for conducting social research. Just as important, such…

    Paperback – 2018-12-10
    Routledge

  • Writing Qualitative Inquiry: Self, Stories, and Academic Life book cover

    Writing Qualitative Inquiry

    Self, Stories, and Academic Life, 1st Edition

    By H.L. Goodall Jr

    Now issued as a Routledge Education Classic Edition, Bud Goodall’s Writing Qualitative Inquiry responds to the rapid growth of personal narrative as a method of inquiry among qualitative scholars by offering a concise volume of practical advice for scholars and students seeking to work in this…

    Paperback – 2018-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Education Classic Edition

  • The Role of Grandparents in the 21st Century: Global Perspectives on Changing Roles and Consequences book cover

    The Role of Grandparents in the 21st Century

    Global Perspectives on Changing Roles and Consequences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Buchanan, Anna Rotkirch

    Across the world, the role of grandparents is changing. This book highlights the changing roles, and the consequences of these changes, for both grandchildren and grandparents, by drawing together leading international authorities on grandparenting and intergenerational relations. The book…

    Hardback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge
    Contemporary Issues in Social Science

  • Mixed Method Design: Principles and Procedures book cover

    Mixed Method Design

    Principles and Procedures, 1st Edition

    By Janice M Morse

    The use of mixed methods designs for conducting research has become a major trend in social science research. Renowned methodological experts Janice Morse and Linda Niehaus present a guide to intermediate and experienced researchers on the possibilities inherent in mixed method research. They offer…

    Paperback – 2018-11-26
    Routledge
    Developing Qualitative Inquiry

  • Methods of Research into the Unconscious: Applying Psychoanalytic Ideas to Social Science book cover

    Methods of Research into the Unconscious

    Applying Psychoanalytic Ideas to Social Science, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kalina Stamenova, R. D. Hinshelwood

    The psychoanalytic unconscious is a slippery set of phenomena to pin down. There is not an accepted standard form of research, outside of the clinical practice of psychoanalysis. In this book a number of non-clinical methods for collecting data and analysing it are described. It represents the…

    Paperback – 2018-11-22
    Routledge

  • Cinematic Tourist Mobilities and the Plight of Development: On Atmospheres, Affects, and Environments book cover

    Cinematic Tourist Mobilities and the Plight of Development

    On Atmospheres, Affects, and Environments, 1st Edition

    By Rodanthi Tzanelli

    It is said that movies have encroached upon social realities creating tourism enclaves based on distortions of history and heritage, or simulations that disregard both. What localities and nation-states value are discarded, suppressed, or modified beyond recognition in neoliberal markets; thus…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Qualitative Inquiry, Cartography, and the Promise of Material Change book cover

    Qualitative Inquiry, Cartography, and the Promise of Material Change

    1st Edition

    By Aaron M. Kuntz

    What are the problems to which materialist methodologies are posed as a solution? In this book, Aaron M. Kuntz maps the impact of materialism on contemporary practices of inquiry in education and the social sciences. Through this work, the author challenges readers to consider inquiry as a mode of…

    Paperback – 2018-10-29
    Routledge

  • Evaluating Research in Academic Journals: A Practical Guide to Realistic Evaluation book cover

    Evaluating Research in Academic Journals

    A Practical Guide to Realistic Evaluation, 7th Edition

    By Fred Pyrczak, Maria Tcherni-Buzzeo

    Evaluating Research in Academic Journals is a guide for students who are learning how to evaluate reports of empirical research published in academic journals. It breaks down the process of evaluating a journal article into easy-to-understand steps, and emphasizes the practical aspects of…

    Paperback – 2018-10-29
    Routledge

  • Methodological and Ontological Principles of Observation and Analysis: Following and Analyzing Things and Beings in Our Everyday World book cover

    Methodological and Ontological Principles of Observation and Analysis

    Following and Analyzing Things and Beings in Our Everyday World, 1st Edition

    Edited by François Cooren, Fabienne Malbois

    In our daily experiences, we feel, perceive, designate, invoke or comment on a plurality of beings: people, artifacts, technologies, institutions, projects, animals, divinities, emotions, cultures, ideologies or opinions that are part of our world. While these beings are all part of our world, they…

    Hardback – 2018-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Communication, Organization, and Organizing

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