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Catherine Dawson on Creating Activities for Teaching Research Methods

This post originally appeared an the SAGE Connection blog as part of its Connecting with the Community series and is reprinted here by permission. *** Ho research methods are taught and engaged with constantly evolves thanks to fluctuating learning environments, changing classroom numbers, improving technology and new data sources. What’s an instructor to do? For […]

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Methods in Action: Teaching Using Case Studies

Long a staple of business schools, the case study has shown an affinity for teaching research methodology, too. Just ask MethodSpace’s own Janet Salmons, who in addition to being a blogger here is the dissertation chair and qualitative methodologist for Walden University, co-director of Path to Publishing – and the author of the SAGE Research […]

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How Can Librarians Help Teach Research Methods ?

This post originally appeared on the SAGE Connection blog. *** How can librarians better support faculty who teach research methods? What materials do students look for in their libraries? Sharlene Hesse-Biber, a celebrated research methods author and faculty member at Boston College, sought out the answers to these questions by working closely with her library […]

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Teaching Qualitative Research

This post first appeared at SAGE Connection. *** As part of SAGE’s summer reading series, where the parent of MethodSpace offers free articles that showcase classroom tips to university professors, three articles looking at different techniques and discussion on the teachings of qualitative research in the higher education classroom are being featured. The following pieces […]

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Not Reading Your Stats Textbook? Award-Nominated Online Book Knows and Tells

UPDATE: Gregory Francis’s IntroStats Online did win the Software & Information Industry Association’s 2014 CODiE Award for Best Social Sciences Instructional Solution. For a full list of award winners, visit http://www.siia.net/codies/2014/winners.asp.   *** Statistics can be a hard slog for the students taking their first, and sometimes only, jaunt through this quantitative minefield. But an […]

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”Most Promising New Textbook” author shares insights on behavioral research methods

Research Methods for the Behavioral Sciences, by psychologist Gregory J. Privitera, has been honored by the Text and Academic Authors Association with a 2014 Most Promising New Textbook Award, dubbed a Texty. The award category was created in 2012 to recognize current textbooks and learning materials that are still in their first editions. Judges are […]

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