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Social Science Research: From Field to Desk

By Barbara Czarniawska This book embraces the practical reality of actually doing fieldwork. It tackles the common problems faced by new re…

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Spatial health effects analysis with uncertain residential locations

By Brian J Reich, Howard H Chang and Matthew J Strickland This article proposes a new hierarchical Bayesian spatial model to handle missin…

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Surviving Your Dissertation, Fourth Edition

By Kjell Erik Rudestam & Rae R. Newton   In this fourth edition Kjell Erik Rudestam and Rae R. Newton answer questions concerning every…

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Growth charts of human development

By Stef van Buuren This article reviews and compares two types of growth charts for tracking human development over age. Read the article

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The betrayal of research confidentiality in British sociology

By John Lowman & Ted Palys Research confidentiality in Britain is under attack. Indeed, in some quarters the ‘Law of the Land’ doctrin…

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Using Software in Qualitative Research, Second Edition

Christina Silver & Ann Lewins An essential introduction to the practice and principles of Computer Assisted Qualitative Data AnalysiS (…

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100 Questions (and Answers) about Statistics

Neil J. Salkind In an increasingly data-driven world, it is more important than ever to better understand basic statistical concepts; this…

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Working with Written Discourse

By Deborah Cameron and Ivan Panovic   Equipping researchers with practical and conceptual tools to ask questions about written discourse, a…

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Qualitative Online Interviews - Second Edition

By Janet Salmons   Providing researchers the guidance they need to extend the reach of their studies beyond physical boundaries, the book e…

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Confidence Intervals for Assessing Heterogeneity in Generalized Linear Mixed Models

By Amy E. Wagler   This article proposes confidence intervals for estimating the heterogeneity due to clustering on a scale that is easy to…

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The Use of Cognitive Interviewing Methods to Evaluate Mode Effects in Survey Questions

By Michelle Gray, Margaret Blake and Pamela Campanelli   This article focuses on a novel use of cognitive interviewing as a follow-up rathe…

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A Concise Introduction to Mixed Methods

By John W. Creswell   A brief overview of mixed methods research that takes readers through the essential steps in planning and designing a…

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