Books in category Social Science – Research

  • Reflexive Ethnography

    Reflexive Ethnography
    Charlotte Aull Davies

    Reflexive Ethnographyprovides a practical and comprehensive guide to ethnographic research methods which fully engages with the significant issues of modernism/postmodernism, subjectivity/objectivity and self/other.

  • Qualitative Nursing Research

    Qualitative Nursing Research
    Janice M. Morse

    Qualitative Nursing Research addresses many of the problematic issues in qualitative research.

  • The SAGE Handbook of Interview Research

    The SAGE Handbook of Interview Research
    Jaber F. Gubrium, James A. Holstein, Amir B. Marvasti, Karyn D. McKinney

    The new edition of this landmark volume emphasizes the dynamic, interactional, and reflexive dimensions of the research interview.

  • What are Qualitative Research Ethics

    What are Qualitative Research Ethics?
    Rose Wiles

    This book provides a short, succinct and accessible overview of the field, highlighting the key issues and everyday ethical dilemmas that researchers are likely to face in different contexts.

  • Walking in the European City

    Walking in the European City
    Dr Evrick Brown, Dr Timothy Shortell

    This volume considers walking in the city from a variety of perspectives, in a variety of places and with a variety of methods, to engage with the question of how walking can contribute to the sociological imagination and reveal …

  • The SAGE Handbook of Survey Methodology

    The SAGE Handbook of Survey Methodology
    Christof Wolf, Dominique Joye, Tom E. C. Smith, Tom W Smith, Yang-chih Fu

    The SAGE Handbook of Survey Methodology explores both the increasingly scientific endeavour of surveys and their growing complexity, as different data collection modes and information sources are combined.

  • Mathematics and Politics

    Mathematics and Politics
    Alan D. Taylor, Allison M. Pacelli

    " The examples and the exercises have been updated and enhanced throughout. Reviews from first edition: This book is well written and has much math of interest.

  • Reliability and Validity in Qualitative Research

    Reliability and Validity in Qualitative Research
    Jerome Kirk, Marc L. Miller, Marc Louis Miller

    Kirk and Miller define what is — and what is not — qualitative research.

  • Methods of Family Research

    Methods of Family Research
    Theodore N. Greenstein, Shannon N. Davis

    In the 3rd edition of Methods of Family Research, authors Theodore N. Greenstein and Shannon N. Davis continue to help students better understand the research results they encounter in doing family research.

  • Social Construction and Social Work Practice

    Social Construction and Social Work Practice
    Stanley Witkin

    This book responds with rich, illustrative descriptions of how social constructionist thinking has inspired practice approaches, illuminating the diversity and creative potential of practices that draw on social constructionist ideas.

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