Research Collaborations Across Disciplines

Collaboration is a MethodSpace focus for December. We will look at the various types of collaboration that engage researchers and academic writers. The US National Academy of Sciences creates e-books and reports on numerous topics, some of which encompass the social sciences. These e-books can be freely read online, or purchased if you need a print copy.  Art, Design and […]

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A Case of Collaboration, Part 3

In this focus on collaboration we will look at the various ways researchers and academic writers work together. This is part of a series of posts based on SAGE Research Cases.   The selected cases are open access until the end of January, 2019.  If the links have expired you can access them through with a 30-day free trial […]

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A Case of Collaboration, Part 2

As part of this focus on collaboration we will look at the various ways researchers and academic writers work together. This post is part of a series of posts based on SAGE Research Cases.  The selected cases are open access until the end of February, 2019.  If the links have expired you can access them through […]

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Studying Online Communities: Ethics & Virtual Ethnography

Collaboration is a MethodSpace focus for December. We will look at the various types of collaboration that engage researchers and academic writers.  Online communities offer opportunities to study ways people communicate and collaborate. Researchers have a number of logistical and ethical challenges to address when planning such studies. Considerations vary depending on whether the community […]

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Big Data Often Flips Scientific Method on Its Head. That’s Bad

There’s an increasing concern among scholars that, in many areas of science, famous published results tend to be impossible to reproduce. This crisis can be severe. For example, in 2011, Bayer HealthCare reviewed 67 in-house projects and found that they could replicate less than 25 percent. Furthermore, over two-thirds of the projects had major inconsistencies. […]

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A Case of Collaboration, Part 1

As part of this focus on collaboration we will look at the various ways researchers and academic writers work together. This post is the first in a series of posts based on SAGE Research Cases.  based on SAGE Research Cases.  The selected cases are open access until the end of January, 2019.  If the links have expired you […]

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Fostering Collaborative Partnerships: A Strategy for Research Success

Collaboration is a MethodSpace focus for December. We will look at the various types of collaboration that engage researchers and academic writers.  In this SAGE video, Margie Johnson discusses tips and skills needed for successful collaborations. Her work involves working on collaborative inquiry data use practices with multiple partners, over a period of time. Find the […]

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Collaboration: Reading List

Collaboration is a MethodSpace focus for December. We will look at the various types of collaboration that engage researchers and academic writers.  SAGE Research Methods is a library of electronic books and chapters, articles and cases, videos, datasets, and research planners. If you do not have access to SRM through your library, explore SAGE Research Methods […]

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Editors’ Roles: Relating to Chapter Contributors

Collaboration is a MethodSpace focus for December. We will look at the various types of collaboration that engage researchers and academic writers. Editing a book collection involves collaboration with contributing writers. Chapters by different authors define the edited book. Once you have selected the chapters to include, you will need to think about how you […]

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