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  1. Towards Methodologically Inclusive Research Syntheses

    Expanding possibilities

    By Harsh Suri

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Primary research in education and social sciences is marked by a diversity of methods and perspectives. How can we accommodate and reflect such diversity at the level of synthesizing research? What are the critical methodological decisions in the process of a research synthesis, and how do these...

    Published August 9th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Developing Narrative Theory

    Life Histories and Personal Representation

    By Ivor F. Goodson

    We live in an age of narrative: life stories are a crucial ingredient in what makes us human and, in turn, what kind of human they make us. In recent years, narrative analysis has grown and is used across many areas of research. Interest in this rapidly developing approach now requires the firm...

    Published September 10th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Visual Methods in Psychology

    Using and Interpreting Images in Qualitative Research

    Edited by Paula Reavey

    This comprehensive volume provides an unprecedented illustration of the potential for visual methods in psychology. Each chapter explores the set of theoretical, methodological, as well as ethical and analytical issues that shape the ways in which visual qualitative research is conducted in...

    Published July 1st 2011 by Routledge

  4. International Handbook of Survey Methodology

    Edited by Edith D. de Leeuw, Joop Hox, Don Dillman

    Series: European Association of Methodology Series

    Taking into account both traditional and emerging modes, this comprehensive new Handbook covers all major methodological and statistical issues in designing and analyzing surveys. With contributions from the world's leading survey methodologists and statisticians, this invaluable new resource...

    Published January 17th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Video Research in the Learning Sciences

    Edited by Ricki Goldman, Roy Pea, Brigid Barron, Sharon J. Derry

    Video Research in the Learning Sciences is a comprehensive exploration of key theoretical, methodological, and technological advances concerning uses of digital video-as-data in the learning sciences as a way of knowing about learning, teaching, and educational processes. The aim of the...

    Published June 12th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Data Elicitation for Second and Foreign Language Research

    By Susan M. Gass, Alison Mackey

    Series: Second Language Acquisition Research Series

    This timely reference guide is specifically directed toward the needs of second language researchers, who can expect to gain a clearer understanding of which techniques may be most appropriate and fruitful in given research domains. Data Elicitation for Second and Foreign Language Research is a...

    Published February 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  7. Advocacy Research in Literacy Education

    Seeking Higher Ground

    By Meredith Rogers Cherland, Helen Harper

    This book reviews what the authors term advocacy research in literacy education-research that explicitly addresses issues of social justice, equity, and democracy with the distinct purpose of social transformation. It surveys what educational researchers who are working for social justice have...

    Published November 13th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Innovations in Educational Ethnography

    Theories, Methods, and Results

    By George Spindler, Lorie Hammond

    This volume focuses on and exemplifies how ethnography--a research tool devoted to looking at human interaction as a cultural process rather than individual psychology--can shed light on educational processes framed by the complex, internationalized societies in which we live today. Part I offers...

    Published March 3rd 2006 by Psychology Press

  9. Researching Second Language Classrooms

    By Sandra Lee Mckay

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    This text introduces teachers to research methods they can use to examine their own classrooms in order to become more effective teachers. Becoming familiar with classroom-based research methods not only enables teachers to do research in their own classrooms, it also provides a basis for assessing...

    Published January 20th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Funds of Knowledge

    Theorizing Practices in Households, Communities, and Classrooms

    Edited by Norma Gonzalez, Luis C. Moll, Cathy Amanti

    The concept of "funds of knowledge" is based on a simple premise: people are competent and have knowledge, and their life experiences have given them that knowledge. The claim in this book is that first-hand research experiences with families allow one to document this competence and knowledge, and...

    Published May 17th 2005 by Routledge