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The Process of Social Research

The Process of Social Research successfully meets two major challenges of teaching social science methods: to make the material interesting and accessible to students, and to provide them with the tools necessary to understand, evaluate, and conduct research. Authors employ … Continue reading

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Ethnic Diversity and Inequality – Ethical and Scientific Rigour in Social Research

Currently, much social research does not include minority ethnic people and communities and does not engage meaningfully with issues of ethnic diversity and inequality. Where research does address ethnicity, there is a wide range of theoretical and methodological approaches, as … Continue reading

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Social Research: Theory, Methods and Techniques

Social Research: Theory, Methods and Techniques presents an understanding of social research practice through appreciation of its foundations and methods. Stretching from the philosophy of science to detailed descriptions of both qualitative and quantitative techniques, it illustrates not only `how’ … Continue reading

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Do It Yourself Social Research

With the rapid growth of collaborative, indigenous, and community-based research, one of the key challenges researchers face is finding an effective way of involving non-researchers in the research process. Do It Yourself Social Research has been a best-selling methodology guide … Continue reading

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Understanding Social Research

The aim of this book is to introduce novice researchers to the world of social science research. Unlike some of the other ‘worlds’ to which you have become accustomed, the world of science may constitute an unknown and therefore somewhat … Continue reading

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Action Research: Social Research for Social Change

How do social researchers know how to select the action research (AR) approach that is most appropriate for their study? Aimed at providing newcomers to AR with the different approaches they seek, Introduction to Action Research, 2/e introduces the history, … Continue reading

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Manual de Metodología para la Investigación Social

Leer El presente manual es producto de la experiencia del curso de formación a distancia Teorías, objetivos y métodos de la investigación social dictado en 2004 en el Campus Virtual de CLACSO gracias al patrocinio de la Agencia Sueca de … Continue reading

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