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Forthcoming Books

  1. Researching Marginalized Groups

    Edited by Kalwant Bhopal, Ross Deuchar

    Series: Routledge Advances in Research Methods

    This edited collection explores issues that arise when researching "hard-to-reach" groups and those who remain socially excluded and marginalized in society, such as access, the use of gatekeepers, ethical dilemmas, "voice," and how such research contributes to issues of inclusion...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Ethnographies in Sport and Exercise Research

    Edited by Gyozo Molnar, Laura Purdy

    Ethnography has become an important method for researching and interpreting the social world, not least in the field of sport and exercise studies. Ethnographies in Sport and Exercise Research is the first book to provide a contemporary overview of the current state of ethnographic research and its...

    To Be Published August 4th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Elucidating Social Science Concepts

    An Interpretivist Guide

    By Frederic Charles Schaffer

    Series: Routledge Series on Interpretive Methods

    Concepts have always been foundational to the social science enterprise. This book is a guide to working with them. Against the positivist project of concept "reconstruction"—the formulation of a technical, purportedly neutral vocabulary for measuring, comparing, and generalizing—Schaffer adopts an...

    To Be Published August 5th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Routledge International Handbook of Advanced Quantitative Methods in Nursing Research

    Edited by Susan J. Henly

    Designed to support global development of nursing science, the Routledge International Handbook of Advanced Quantitative Methods in Nursing Research provides a new, comprehensive, and authoritative treatment of advanced quantitative methods for nursing research. Incorporating past approaches that...

    To Be Published August 11th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Methodologies of Embodiment

    Inscribing Bodies in Qualitative Research

    Edited by Mia Perry, Carmen Liliana Medina

    Series: Routledge Advances in Research Methods

    This volume is dedicated to exploring and exposing the challenges, the possibilities, and the processes of empirical work in embodiment. Grounded in qualitative inquiry in the humanities and social sciences, the chapters describe perspectives and contexts of embodied research, but focus on the...

    To Be Published August 25th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Routledge International Handbook of Qualitative Nursing Research

    Edited by Cheryl Tatano Beck

    Qualitative research, once on the fringes, now plays a central part in advancing nursing and midwifery knowledge, contributing to the development of the evidence base for healthcare practice. Divided into four parts, this authoritative handbook contains over forty chapters on the state of the art...

    To Be Published August 27th 2015 by Routledge

  7. How to be a Researcher

    A strategic guide for academic success, 2nd Edition

    By Jonathan St B T Evans

    How to be a Researcher provides a strategic guide to the conduct of a successful research career within a university environment. Based on the author’s extensive personal experience, it offers down-to-earth advice, philosophical guidance, and discussions of the political context of academic...

    To Be Published September 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Emotional Intelligence at Work

    18-year journey of a researcher

    By Chi-Sum Wong

    Emotional intelligence is a very popular concept since it was made known to the general public in 1995. However, it was under severe criticisms among scientific researchers and a lot of them did not believe that it should be accepted by scientists as true knowledge. The author of this book, who is...

    To Be Published September 16th 2015 by Routledge