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A Case for Teaching Methods

SAGE Research Methods includes an extensive, multi-disciplinary collection of cases that illustrate how studies are conducted–warts and all. Unlike journal articles, research cases describe decision-making, and in-the-moment course corrections when the pristine research design encounters the muddy real world. Look on the home page for SAGE Research Methods to locate the cases. You can browse […]

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Big Data Don’t Cry: Facing Interview Participants

any contemporary researchers rely on extant data or data sets. Archival materials, diaries, and Big Data have one thing in common: they don’t cry. No matter how emotion-laden or sensitive the topic might be, the researcher does not have to look into the eyes of the people whose lived experiences are represented. Interview researchers engage […]

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SRM Open House: Visit through March 18

You can freely access a wide range of SAGE e-books, articles, case studies, videos and datasets during the SAGE Research Methods Open House. If your university library has  SRM, you can use the series of Methodspace Open House posts to learn ways to navigate the site and use unique community features such as Methods Maps […]

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Research on or with Blogs: SRM Resources

Do you study blogs? Or are you interested in disseminating your research on blogs? If so, you might want to check out this collection of book chapters, articles, case studies and videos about academic uses of blogs. During the SAGE Research Methods Open House, the Blogs and Blogging Reading List is open to all. You can […]

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More than a Month: Women’s History & Progress

March is Women’s History Month, and March 8 is International Women’s Day. The International Women’s Day theme for this year is #PressforProgress. Progress for women is a long-range global commitment laid out in  the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. While gender issues pervade all 17 goals, Goal 5 specifically points to the need to achieve gender equality […]

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E-Research and SRM Open House

The saying goes, “If a farmer fills his barn with grain, he gets mice. If he leaves it empty, he gets actors.” Like actors, researchers are always looking for an opening. If a means for communication opens, intrepid researchers will find a way to adopt it to their own objectives, shaking up the academic status […]

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Social Media & Qualitative Research

The Virtual Open House is your opportunity to access resources on SAGE Research Methods, and learn to use them here.  Visit http://methods.sagepub.com with this special Open House log-in from February 1 to March 18. Username: SRMbundle Password: winter2018 (Use the Institution login button) Social media and social networking sites connect friends and strangers across the globe. Researchers analyze the […]

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Focus Groups: How-To + Practice Datasets

Ever thought about conducting a focus group? Wonder how to analyze data you collect? This month’s free method’s dataset from SAGE is: Analysing Focus Group Data: Higher Education Lecturers and Their Thoughts on Seminars. Use the SAGE Open House log in to access this Reading List with resources about all stages of the process. You […]

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5 Ways to Use SRM Reading Lists 4 Teaching Methods

The Virtual Open House is your opportunity to access resources on SAGE Research Methods, and learn to use them here.  Visit http://methods.sagepub.com with this special Open House log-in from February 1 to March 18. Username: SRMbundle Password: winter2018 (Use the Institution login button) Reading Lists are a feature of the SAGE Research Methods library. This social bookmarking tool allows […]

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Love & Research: A Valentines Day List on SRM

The Virtual Open House is your opportunity to access resources on SAGE Research Methods, and learn to use them here.  Visit http://methods.sagepub.com with this special Open House log-in from February 1 to March 18. Username: SRMbundle Password: winter2018 (Use the Institution login button) Sharing lists of sources on your favorite topic is one of the ways to use the SAGE […]

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