Research Methods in Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List How to Lead Academic Departments Successfully

    How to Lead Academic Departments Successfully

    Edited by Adam Lindgreen, Alan Irwin, Flemming Poulfelt, Thyra U. Thomsen
    It is an old cliché that leading and managing academics is like herding cats. This book challenges this myth and presents a way to deal with the many challenges of academic leadership, from managing departments, research groups and teams...
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  2. Add to Wish List How to be a Reflexive Researcher

    How to be a Reflexive Researcher

    Paul Hibbert
    This stimulating and challenging book provides a guide to reflexivity and reflexive practice, explaining its relevance to research in management, organisation studies and the social sciences. Rooted in the latest research, case studies a...
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  3. Add to Wish List Handbook of Spatial Analysis in the Social Sciences

    Handbook of Spatial Analysis in the Social Sciences

    Edited by Sergio J. Rey, Rachel S. Franklin
    Providing an authoritative assessment of the current landscape of spatial analysis in the social sciences, this cutting-edge Handbook covers the full range of standard and emerging methods across the social science domain areas in which ...
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  4. Add to Wish List How to Enhance Your Research

    How to Enhance Your Research

    Don J. Webber
    Accessible in its style, yet comprehensive in content, this groundbreaking book provides a wealth of advice on how academics can enhance their research practices. It also highlights the fundamental role of research leaders and how their ...
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  5. Add to Wish List Social Policy in Changing European Societies

    Social Policy in Changing European Societies

    Edited by Kenneth Nelson, Rense Nieuwenhuis, Mara A. Yerkes
    This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 License. Adopting an interdisciplinary approach this book provides a cutting-edge, in-depth account of social policy research today, how we got here, and where...
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  6. Add to Wish List Rethinking Social Capital

    Rethinking Social Capital

    Carl L. Bankston III
    Combining theoretical approaches with practical applications, Rethinking Social Capital delineates the meaning, uses, and problems surrounding the concept of social capital. Carl Bankston, a leading scholar in the field, offers a fresh t...
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  7. Add to Wish List Handbook on Demographic Change and the Lifecourse

    Handbook on Demographic Change and the Lifecourse

    Edited by Jane Falkingham, Maria Evandrou, Athina Vlachantoni
    This innovative Handbook offers a deeper understanding of the causes and consequences of demographic change across the lifecourse. Chapters highlight major theoretical and methodological advances and present research that sheds light on ...
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  8. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Analytical Sociology

    Research Handbook on Analytical Sociology

    Edited by Gianluca Manzo
    Providing an up-to-date portrait of the concepts and methods of analytical sociology, this pivotal Research Handbook traces the historical evolution of the field, utilising key research examples to illustrate its core principles. It inve...
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  9. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on the Sociology of the Family

    Research Handbook on the Sociology of the Family

    Edited by Norbert F. Schneider, Michaela Kreyenfeld
    This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 License. It is free to read, download and share on Elgaronline.com. Exploring how family life has radically changed in recent decades, this comprehensive Resear...
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  10. Add to Wish List Field Guide for Research in Community Settings

    Field Guide for Research in Community Settings

    Edited by M. R. Islam, Niaz A. Khan, Siti H.A.B. Ah, Haris A. Wahab, Mashitah B. Hamidi
    This insightful book offers practical advice to fieldworkers in social research, enabling robust and judicious applications of research methods and techniques in data collection. It also outlines data collection challenges that are commo...
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  11. Add to Wish List How Not to Write a Thesis or Dissertation

    How Not to Write a Thesis or Dissertation

    Mikael Sundström
    If you thought a book about thesis writing would make for wearisome reading, think again! In seven entertaining and enlightening chapters, Mikael Sundström sheds light on the trials and tribulations of academic writing, offering guidance...
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  12. Add to Wish List How to Keep your Doctorate on Track

    How to Keep your Doctorate on Track

    Edited by Keith Townsend, Mark N.K. Saunders, Rebecca Loudoun, Emily A. Morrison
    The path of a doctoral student can feel challenging and isolating. This guide provides doctoral students with key ideas and support to kick-start a doctoral journey, inspire progress and complete their thesis or dissertation. Featuring ...
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