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  1. Strategies and Tactics of Behavioral Research, Third Edition

    By James M. Johnston, Henry S. Pennypacker

    Almost entirely rewritten and reformatted with many more learning tools, this classic text now has even greater appeal to today’s students. This edition features much more discussion of how research methods are relevant for practitioners, and many examples are based on field research and service...

    Published August 28th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Changing Practices of Doctoral Education

    Edited by David Boud, Alison Lee

    Postgraduate research has undergone unprecedented change in the past ten years, in response to major shifts in the role of the university and the disciplines in knowledge production and the management of intellectual work. New kinds of doctorates have been established that have expanded the scope...

    Published August 11th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Globalizing the Research Imagination

    Edited by Jane Kenway, Johannah Fahey

    In the provocative opening essay Kenway and Fahey explore ways in which the notion of the imagination itself might be mobilized by researchers. They are encouraged to develop 'defiant' global imaginations and communities with the capacities to think, 'be' and 'become' differently in a world of...

    Published August 6th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Vygotsky and Research

    By Harry Daniels

    This book provides readers with an overview of the implications for research of the theoretical work which acknowledges a debt to the writings of L.S. Vygotsky. A concise introduction to Vygotsky’s original thesis and discussions on his approach to research methods is given; this is followed by an...

    Published July 31st 2008 by Routledge

  5. Modeling Dyadic and Interdependent Data in the Developmental and Behavioral Sciences

    Edited by Noel A. Card, James P. Selig, Todd Little

    This book reviews methods of conceptualizing, measuring, and analyzing interdependent data in developmental and behavioral sciences. Quantitative and developmental experts describe best practices for modeling interdependent data that stem from interactions within families, relationships, and peer...

    Published July 9th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Theory and Educational Research

    Toward Critical Social Explanation

    By Jean Anyon

    Series: Critical Youth Studies

    Most empirical researchers avoid the use of theory in their studies, providing data but little or no social explanation. Theoreticians, on the other hand, rarely test their ideas with empirical projects. As this groundbreaking volume makes clear, however, neither data nor theory alone is adequate...

    Published July 6th 2008 by Routledge

  7. The Authentic Dissertation

    Alternative Ways of Knowing, Research and Representation

    By Donald Trent Jacobs

    The Authentic Dissertation is a road map for students who want to make their dissertation more than a series of hoop-jumping machinations that cause them to lose the vitality and meaningfulness of their research. Students and tutors are presented with practical guidance for the kind of...

    Published June 24th 2008 by Routledge

  8. A Synthesis of Research on Second Language Writing in English

    By Ilona Leki, Alister Cumming, Tony Silva

    'I applaud the authors for this sizeable undertaking, as well as the care exercised in selecting and sequencing topics and subtopics. A major strength and salient feature of this volume is its range: It will serve as a key reference tool for researchers working in L2 composition and in allied...

    Published June 23rd 2008 by Routledge

  9. The Methodological Dilemma

    Creative, critical and collaborative approaches to qualitative research

    Edited by Kathleen Gallagher

    This thought-provoking book challenges the way research is planned and undertaken and equips researchers with a variety of creative and imaginative solutions to the dilemmas of method and representation that plague qualitative research. Fascinating and inspiring reading for any researcher in the...

    Published May 18th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Doing Visual Research with Children and Young People

    Edited by Pat Thomson

    Visual media offer powerful communication opportunities. Doing Visual Research with Children and Young People explores the methodological, ethical, representational and theoretical issues surrounding image-based research with children and young people. It provides well-argued and illustrated...

    Published May 15th 2008 by Routledge