Methodspace - home of the Research Methods community

Selected reading (137)

Featured Discussions

Big Data

By Rob Kitchin “Business, government and research funders have largely remained firm in their conviction that big data is set to rise back…

Started by SAGE PublicationsLatest Reply

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…

Started by SAGE PublicationsLatest Reply

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…

Started by SAGE PublicationsLatest Reply

Discussions Replies Latest Activity

From Abduction to Axiology: An extract from The SAGE Dictionary of Qualitative Inquiry, Fourth Edition

By Thomas A. Schwandt The SAGE Dictionary of Qualitative Inquiry is a one-of-a-kind guide to the terms and phrases that help shape the orig…

Started by SAGE Publications

0 on Monday

Mixed Methods in Emerging Academic Subdisciplines: The Case of Sport Management

By Jan-Willem van der Roest, Ramón Spaaij and Maarten van Bottenburg This article from the Journal of Mixed Methods Research examines the…

Started by SAGE Publications

0 Feb 18

How Telephone Interviewers’ Responsiveness Impacts Their Success

By Jessica Broome  Growing rates of nonresponse to telephone surveys can contribute to nonresponse error, and interviewers contribute diffe…

Started by SAGE Publications

0 Feb 17

Specialized and Focused Data Collection Methods

By Catherine Marshall and Gretchen B. Rossman “The researcher can choose to incorporate several somewhat more specialized or focused method…

Started by SAGE Publications

0 Feb 17

Social systems and data structures

By Garry Robins In this chapter, Garry Robins presents different types of data structures applicable to [different] types of research desig…

Started by SAGE Publications

0 Feb 9

Accounts and Narratives – Ethnography

By Paul Atkinson In part, the themes of this chapter re-visit the hoary sociological question concerning the appropriate relationship betwe…

Started by SAGE Publications

0 Feb 2

Defining and Framing the Population

By Edward Blair & Johnny Blair This chapter addresses the first two steps in the sampling process, defining and framing the population.…

Started by SAGE Publications

0 Jan 26

Different Types of Panel Surveys

By Simonetta Longhi & Alita Nandi Panel surveys can be collected for different purposes and, like other surveys, they have different fe…

Started by SAGE Publications

0 Jan 19

Enhancing the Quality and Credibility of Qualitative Studies

By Michael Quinn Patton This chapter concludes the book by addressing ways to enhance the quality and credibility of qualitative analysis.…

Started by SAGE Publications

0 Jan 12

What are data? Ethnographic experiences with young offenders

By Tea T Bengtsson   Drawing on a recent field study in a secure care institution for young offenders, this article analyses how an apparen…

Started by SAGE Publications

0 Jan 6

RSS

Follow us:

© 2015   Created by SAGE Publications.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service