• The Good, the Bad, and the Data: Shane the Lone Ethnographer’s Basic Guide to Qualitative Data Analysis book cover

    The Good, the Bad, and the Data

    Shane the Lone Ethnographer’s Basic Guide to Qualitative Data Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Sally Campbell Galman

    Data analysis is often the most difficult task facing students and novice qualitative researchers, including Shane the Lone Ethnographer—a grad student with fond visions of the Wild West—and her horse Transcriptor. In this comic-style textbook, we follow Shane as she attempts to corral her data and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge

  • Critical Autoethnography: Intersecting Cultural Identities in Everyday Life book cover

    Critical Autoethnography

    Intersecting Cultural Identities in Everyday Life, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robin M Boylorn, Mark P Orbe

    This volume uses autoethnography—cultural analysis through personal narrative—to explore the tangled relationships between culture and communication. Using an intersectional approach to the many aspects of identity at play in everyday life, a diverse group of authors reveals the complex nature of…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge
    Writing Lives: Ethnographic Narratives

  • Higher Education Research Methodology: A Step-by-Step Guide to the Research Process book cover

    Higher Education Research Methodology

    A Step-by-Step Guide to the Research Process, 1st Edition

    By Ben Kei Daniel, Tony Harland

    This book is for anyone who wishes to improve university teaching and learning through systematic inquiry. It provides advice, but also a constructive critique of research methods and, in turn, the authors also make a contribution to the theories of research methodology. Topics covered include…

    Paperback – 2017-12-19
    Routledge

  • New Directions in Elite Studies book cover

    New Directions in Elite Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Olav Korsnes, Johan Heilbron, Johs. Hjellbrekke, Felix Bühlmann, Mike Savage

    Since the financial crisis, the issue of the ‘one percent’ has become the centre of intense public debate, unavoidable even for members of the elite themselves. Moreover, inquiring into elites has taken centre-stage once again in both journalistic investigations and academic research. New…

    Hardback – 2017-12-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Performance as Research: Knowledge, methods, impact book cover

    Performance as Research

    Knowledge, methods, impact, 1st Edition

    Edited by Annette Arlander, Bruce Barton, Melanie Dreyer-Lude, Ben Spatz

    Performance as Research (PAR) is characterised by an extraordinary elasticity and interdisciplinary drive. Performance as Research: Knowledge, Methods, Impact celebrates this energy, bringing together chapters from a wide range of disciplines and eight different countries. This volume focuses…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11
    Routledge

  • Scientific Method: How Science Works, Fails to Work, and Pretends to Work book cover

    Scientific Method

    How Science Works, Fails to Work, and Pretends to Work, 1st Edition

    By John Staddon

    This book shows how science works, fails to work, or pretends to work, by looking at examples from such diverse fields as physics, biomedicine, psychology, and economics. Social science affects our lives every day through the predictions of experts and the rules and regulations they devise.…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11
    Routledge

  • Writing with Clarity and Style: A Guide to Rhetorical Devices for Contemporary Writers book cover

    Writing with Clarity and Style

    A Guide to Rhetorical Devices for Contemporary Writers, 2nd Edition

    By Robert A. Harris

    Writing with Clarity and Style, 2nd Edition, will help you to improve your writing dramatically. The book shows you how to use dozens of classical rhetorical devices to bring power, clarity, and effectiveness to your writing. You will also learn about writing styles, authorial personas, and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-06
    Routledge

  • Pedagogical Tact: Knowing What to Do When You Don’t Know What to Do book cover

    Pedagogical Tact

    Knowing What to Do When You Don’t Know What to Do, 1st Edition

    By Max van Manen

    Pedagogical Tact describes how teacher-student relations possess an improvisational and ethical character. The daily realities of educators, parents, and childcare specialists are pedagogically conditioned by sensitive insights, active thoughtfulness, and the creative ability to act caringly and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-05
    Routledge
    Phenomenology of Practice

  • The Clinical Experience, Second edition (1997): The Construction and Reconstrucion of Medical Reality book cover

    The Clinical Experience, Second edition (1997)

    The Construction and Reconstrucion of Medical Reality, 1st Edition

    By Paul Atkinson

    This second edition, published in 1997 follows the original edition from 1981 which was the only published ethnography of medical education in the UK. The theoretical, methodological and substantive issues continue to be of importance to the sociology and anthropology of medicine and medical…

    Hardback – 2017-11-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A Guide to Argumentative Research Writing and Thinking: Overcoming Challenges book cover

    A Guide to Argumentative Research Writing and Thinking

    Overcoming Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Arnold Wentzel

    Research is difficult. Even though students are trained in the basic research methodology skills, when confronted with research writing, it feels to them as if they enter a bizarre world, with its own language and conventions, where it is hard to get things right. This book translates the apparent…

    Paperback – 2017-11-20
    Routledge

  • YoungGiftedandFat: An Autoethnography of Size, Sexuality, and Privilege book cover

    YoungGiftedandFat

    An Autoethnography of Size, Sexuality, and Privilege, 1st Edition

    By Sharrell D. Luckett

    YoungGiftedandFat is a critical autoethnography of "performing thin"– on the stage and in life. Sharrell D. Luckett’s story of weight loss and gain and playing the (beautiful, desirable, thin) leading lady showcases an innovative and interdisciplinary approach to issues of weight and self-esteem,…

    Paperback – 2017-11-16
    Routledge
    Writing Lives: Ethnographic Narratives

  • 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, 10th 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 of 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…

    Paperback – 2017-11-08
    Routledge

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