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  1. Qualitative Research in the Health Sciences

    Methodologies, Methods and Processes

    By Bev Taylor, Karen Francis

    There is a growing interest in, and acceptance of, qualitative research approaches in the health science disciplines, both as standalone methodologies and integrated with quantitative designs in mixed methods approaches. This comprehensive text provides deeper knowledge and application of a wide...

    Published June 19th 2013 by Routledge

  2. A Primer of Multivariate Statistics

    3rd Edition

    By Richard J. Harris

    Drawing upon more than 30 years of experience in working with statistics, Dr. Richard J. Harris has updated A Primer of Multivariate Statistics to provide a model of balance between how-to and why. This classic text covers multivariate techniques with a taste of latent variable approaches....

    Published June 2nd 2013 by Psychology Press

  3. The Social Politics of Research Collaboration

    Edited by Gabriele Griffin, Katarina Hamberg, Britta Lundgren

    Series: Routledge Advances in Research Methods

    The past two decades have seen an increasing emphasis on large and interdisciplinary research configurations such as research networks, and centers of excellence including those in Social Sciences and Humanities research. Little research has been undertaken, however, to understand how these new...

    Published June 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  4. Involving Children and Young People in Health and Social Care Research

    Edited by Jennie Fleming, Thilo Boeck

    Lead by both children’s rights perspectives and methodological arguments there is an increasing emphasis on children and young people’s participation in health and social care research by researchers, policy makers and funding bodies – with many now considering the active involvement of children...

    Published May 30th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Advancing Qualitative Methods in Criminology and Criminal Justice

    Edited by Heith Copes

    For several decades qualitative research has been under-represented in criminological and criminal justice research. This book is designed to promote the understanding of qualitative research designs and to encourage their use among those seeking answers to questions about crime and justice. To...

    Published May 30th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Advancing Quantitative Methods in Criminology and Criminal Justice

    Edited by Travis C. Pratt

    Advancing Quantitative Methods in Criminology and Criminal Justice is designed to promote the understanding of various quantitative research methods and to encourage their use among those seeking answers to questions about crime and justice. To this end a number of top scholars have been...

    Published May 30th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Feminism Counts

    Quantitative Methods and Researching Gender

    Edited by Christina Hughes, Rachel Lara Cohen

    This is an important and timely text that provides a unique overview of contemporary quantitative approaches to gender research. The contributors are internationally recognised researchers from the UK, USA and Sweden who occupy a range of disciplinary locations, including historical demography,...

    Published May 30th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Measuring Vulnerability in Developing Countries

    New Analytical Approaches

    Edited by Wim Naude, Amelia U. Santos-Paulino, Mark McGillivray

    In all of the major challenges facing the world currently, whether it be climate change, terrorism and conflict, or urbanization and demographic change, no progress is possible without the alleviation of poverty. New approaches in development economics have in recent years started from the premise...

    Published May 30th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Multi-Sited Ethnography

    Problems and Possibilities in the Translocation of Research Methods

    Edited by Simon Coleman, Pauline von Hellermann

    Series: Routledge Advances in Research Methods

    This collection of essays emerged out of intense conversations on multi-sited ethnography, prompted by a workshop held at the University of Sussex that brought together researchers from different institutional backgrounds and affiliations in Europe, the United States and Africa – including George...

    Published May 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Emotional Politics of Research Collaboration

    Edited by Gabriele Griffin, Annelie Bränström-Öhman, Hildur Kalman

    Series: Routledge Advances in Research Methods

    Research collaboration in the form of networks, projects and centers has become one of the dominant modes of engaging in research, especially funded research, across all academic domains. However, there has been little research on the processes of such collaborations, particularly their affective...

    Published May 6th 2013 by Routledge