Research Methods: Research Methods for Social and Behavioral Sciences

  • Theories of Practice in Tourism book cover

    Theories of Practice in Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laura James, Carina Ren, Henrik Halkier

    Tourism research that is inspired by theories of practice is currently gaining in prominence. This book provides a much-needed introduction to the potential applications of theories of practice in tourism studies. It brings together a variety of approaches exploring how theories of practice bridge…

    Hardback – 2018-06-19
    Routledge

  • Making Research Relevant: Applied Research Designs for the Mental Health Practitioner book cover

    Making Research Relevant

    Applied Research Designs for the Mental Health Practitioner, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carrie A. Wachter Morris, Kelly L. Wester

    Making Research Relevant is the ideal core textbook for master’s-level introduction to research methods courses in mental health. Accessible and user friendly, it is designed to help trainees and practitioners understand, connect, and apply research to clinical practice and day-to-day work with…

    Paperback – 2018-06-18
    Routledge

  • Making Sense of Statistics: A Conceptual Overview book cover

    Making Sense of Statistics

    A Conceptual Overview, 7th Edition

    By Fred Pyrczak, Deborah M. Oh

    Making Sense of Statistics is the ideal introduction to the concepts of descriptive and inferential statistics for students undertaking their first research project. It presents each statistical concept in a series of short steps, then uses worked examples and exercises to enable students to apply…

    Paperback – 2018-06-18
    Routledge

  • Empirical Political Analysis: Quantitative and Qualitative Research Methods book cover

    Empirical Political Analysis

    Quantitative and Qualitative Research Methods, 9th Edition

    By Richard C. Rich, Craig Leonard Brians, Jarol B. Manheim, Lars Willnat

    Empirical Political Analysis introduces readers to the foundations of social science research. Organized around the stages of the research process, this textbook prepares readers to conduct both quantitative and qualitative research, from the formation of theory through the design of research…

    Paperback – 2018-06-18
    Routledge

  • Further Researching Beneath the Surface: Psycho-Social Research Methods in Practice - Volume 2 book cover

    Further Researching Beneath the Surface

    Psycho-Social Research Methods in Practice - Volume 2, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anne-Marie Cummins, Nigel Williams

    Contributions in this volume cover ways of knowing, the dynamics of research encounters, new methods of psycho-social inquiry, and the first-hand experience of being a researcher. Since the first volume of Researching Beneath the Surface was published by Karnac in 2009, psycho-social research has…

    Paperback – 2018-06-13
    Routledge

  • Research in Analytical Psychology: Empirical Research book cover

    Research in Analytical Psychology

    Empirical Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christian Roesler

    Research in Analytical Psychology: Empirical Research provides an original overview of empirical research in Analytical Psychology, focusing on quantitative and qualitative methods. This unique collection of chapters from an international range of contributors covers all the major concepts of…

    Paperback – 2018-05-18
    Routledge

  • Research in Analytical Psychology: Applications from Scientific, Historical, and Cross-Cultural Research book cover

    Research in Analytical Psychology

    Applications from Scientific, Historical, and Cross-Cultural Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph Cambray, Leslie Sawin

    Research in Analytical Psychology: Applications from Scientific, Historical, and Cross-Cultural Research is a unique collection of chapters from an international selection of contributors, reflecting the contemporary field of research in Analytical Psychology with a focus on qualitative and…

    Paperback – 2018-05-18
    Routledge

  • The Methodological Dilemma Revisited: Creative, Critical and Collaborative Approaches to Qualitative Research for a New Era book cover

    The Methodological Dilemma Revisited

    Creative, Critical and Collaborative Approaches to Qualitative Research for a New Era, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Gallagher

    In The Methodological Dilemma Revisited, authors examine what in their research processes has given pause, thwarted the process of seamless productivity, or stalled the easy research output but has, instead, insisted upon a deeper analysis. This resistance of the expedient explanation has…

    Paperback – 2018-04-24
    Routledge

  • Betweener Autoethnographies: A Path Towards Social Justice book cover

    Betweener Autoethnographies

    A Path Towards Social Justice, 1st Edition

    By Marcelo Diversi, Claudio Moreira

    How do we persuade people that we all have common experiences and hopes? That we are ever more dependent on each other in times of globalization via technology, commerce, climate change, and overpopulation? How do we move from an "Us and Them" mentality to simply "Us"? In this book, a follow-up to…

    Paperback – 2018-04-24
    Routledge
    Qualitative Inquiry and Social Justice

  • Life Takes Place: Phenomenology, Lifeworlds, and Place Making book cover

    Life Takes Place

    Phenomenology, Lifeworlds, and Place Making, 1st Edition

    By David Seamon

    Life Takes Place argues that, even in our mobile, hypermodern world, human life is impossible without place. Seamon asks the question: why does life take place? He draws on examples of specific places and place experiences to understand place more broadly. Advocating for a holistic way of…

    Paperback – 2018-04-24
    Routledge

  • Criminological Skills and Research for Beginners: A Student's Guide book cover

    Criminological Skills and Research for Beginners

    A Student's Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Laura Caulfield, Jane Hill

    Criminological Skills and Research for Beginners is a comprehensive and engaging guide to research methods in Criminology, and the skills required for academic success. Written specifically for undergraduate students and novice researchers, this book has been designed as a lively and accessible…

    Paperback – 2018-04-23
    Routledge

  • Performance Autoethnography: Critical Pedagogy and the Politics of Culture book cover

    Performance Autoethnography

    Critical Pedagogy and the Politics of Culture, 2nd Edition

    By Norman K. Denzin

    This book is a manifesto. It is about rethinking performance autoethnography, about the formation of a critical performative cultural politics, about what happens when everything is already performative, when the dividing line between performativity and performance disappears. This is a book about…

    Paperback – 2018-04-20
    Routledge

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