• Fieldwork in Modern Chinese History: A Research Guide book cover

    Fieldwork in Modern Chinese History

    A Research Guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas David DuBois, Jan Kiely

    This book explores how fieldwork has been used to research Chinese history in the past and new ways that others might use in it the future. It introduces the previous generations of scholars who ventured out of the archive to conduct local investigations in Chinese cities, villages, farms and…

    Hardback – 2019-11-21
    Routledge
    The Historical Anthropology of Chinese Society Series

  • Gambling, Losses and Self-Esteem: An Interactionist Approach to the Betting Shop book cover

    Gambling, Losses and Self-Esteem

    An Interactionist Approach to the Betting Shop, 1st Edition

    By Cormac Mc Namara

    This book provides new insights into contemporary betting shops, with a particular focus on the manner in which losing bets are dealt with by customers. Drawing on research undertaken in Ireland, it demonstrates that customers tend to shift responsibility for monetary losses onto factors external…

    Hardback – 2019-11-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

  • Autoethnographies from the Neoliberal Academy: Rewilding, Writing and Resistance in Higher Education book cover

    Autoethnographies from the Neoliberal Academy

    Rewilding, Writing and Resistance in Higher Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jess Moriarty

    The shift to a neoliberal agenda has, for many academics, intensified the pressure and undermined the pleasure that their work can and does bring. This book contains stories from a range of autoethnographers seeking to challenge traditional academic discourse by providing personal and evocative…

    Paperback – 2019-11-19
    Routledge

  • Mindful Ethnography: Mind, Heart and Activity for Transformative Social Research book cover

    Mindful Ethnography

    Mind, Heart and Activity for Transformative Social Research, 1st Edition

    By Marjorie Faulstich Orellana

    Ethnography, with all its limitations, has as its strongest impulse the quest to see and understand “others” on their own terms and to step out of our own viewpoints in order to do so. Conjoining ethnography with mindfulness, this book aims to support the best aspects of ethnography by enhancing…

    Paperback – 2019-11-19
    Routledge

  • Arts-Based Educational Research and Qualitative Inquiry: Walking the Path book cover

    Arts-Based Educational Research and Qualitative Inquiry

    Walking the Path, 1st Edition

    By Thalia M. Mulvihill, Raji Swaminathan

    Arts-Based Educational Research and Qualitative Inquiry introduces novice qualitative researchers, within education and related fields, to arts-based educational research (ABER). Abundant prompts and exercises are provided to help readers apply the concepts and experiment with various applications…

    Paperback – 2019-11-18
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-11-12
    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

  • Using Narrative Inquiry as a Research Method: An Introduction to Critical Event Narrative Analysis in Research, Teaching and Professional Practice book cover

    Using Narrative Inquiry as a Research Method

    An Introduction to Critical Event Narrative Analysis in Research, Teaching and Professional Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Patricie Mertova, Leonard Webster

    Using Narrative Inquiry as a Research Method is the ideal introduction to a growing field of study. A full and accessible guide that covers the theory and practical applications of this qualitative method, it provides researchers with a rich framework through which they can investigate the ways…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge

  • Applied Regression Analysis: Doing, Interpreting and Reporting book cover

    Applied Regression Analysis

    Doing, Interpreting and Reporting, 1st Edition

    By Christer Thrane

    This book is an introduction to regression analysis, focusing on the practicalities of doing regression analysis on real-life data. Contrary to other textbooks on regression, this book is based on the idea that you do not necessarily need to know much about statistics and mathematics to get a firm…

    Paperback – 2019-10-28
    Routledge

  • Experimental Design: From User Studies to Psychophysics book cover

    Experimental Design

    From User Studies to Psychophysics, 1st Edition

    By Douglas W. Cunningham, Christian Wallraven

    As computers proliferate and as the field of computer graphics matures, it has become increasingly important for computer scientists to understand how users perceive and interpret computer graphics. Experimental Design: From User Studies to Psychophysics is an accessible introduction to…

    Paperback – 2019-10-23
    A K Peters/CRC Press

  • How to Conduct Ethnographies of Institutions for People with Cognitive Difficulties book cover

    How to Conduct Ethnographies of Institutions for People with Cognitive Difficulties

    1st Edition

    By Kjeld Høgsbro

    This book provides a comprehensive analysis of the methodological, theoretical, and meta-theoretical considerations and guidelines involved in undertaking institutional ethnographic work involving people with cognitive and communicative disabilities. It presents a coherent platform for integrating…

    Hardback – 2019-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

  • 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

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