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Product Description: There has been an upsurge in scholarship concerned with theories of social practices in various fields including sociology, geography and management studies. This book provides a systematic introduction and overview of recent formulations of practice theory organised around three important themes: the importance of analysing the role of the non-human alongside the human; the reflexive nature of social science research; and the dynamics of social change...read more
By Machiel Lamers (editor)

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9781138101517 | Routledge, June 30, 2016, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: There has been an upsurge in scholarship concerned with theories of social practices in various fields including sociology, geography and management studies.

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9780472073115 | Univ of Michigan Pr, March 3, 2016, cover price $60.00

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9780472053117 | Univ of Michigan Pr, March 3, 2016, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: The Fifth Edition of Harris Cooper's bestselling Research Synthesis and Meta-Analysis: A Step-by-Step Approach offers practical advice on how to conduct a synthesis of research in the social, behavioral, and health sciences. The book is written in plain language with four running examples drawn from psychology, education, and health science...read more

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9781483331157 | 5th edition (Sage Pubns, February 3, 2016), cover price $51.00 | About this edition: The Fifth Edition of Harris Cooper's bestselling Research Synthesis and Meta-Analysis: A Step-by-Step Approach offers practical advice on how to conduct a synthesis of research in the social, behavioral, and health sciences.

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The Coding Manual for Qualitative Researchers is unique in providing, in one volume, an in-depth guide to each of the multiple approaches available for coding qualitative data. In total, 29 different approaches to coding are covered, ranging in complexity from beginner to advanced level and covering the full range of types of qualitative data from interview transcripts to field notes. For each approach profiled, Johnny Saldaña discusses the method’s origins in the professional literature, a description of the method, recommendations for practical applications, and a clearly illustrated example.

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9781473902480 | 3 har/psc edition (Sage Pubns Ltd, December 25, 2015), cover price $144.00
9781446247365 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns Ltd, November 19, 2012), cover price $141.00
9781847875488 | Sage Pubns Ltd, March 5, 2009, cover price $126.00 | About this edition: The Coding Manual for Qualitative Researchers is unique in providing, in one volume, an in-depth guide to each of the multiple approaches available for coding qualitative data.

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9781473902497 | 3 pap/psc edition (Sage Pubns Ltd, December 8, 2015), cover price $47.00
9781446247372 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns Ltd, November 19, 2012), cover price $53.00
9781847875495 | Sage Pubns Ltd, March 5, 2009, cover price $55.00

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A concise, affordable paperback research methods text from Earl Babbie, who defined how to teach the research methods course with THE PRACTICE OF SOCIAL RESEARCH, 8/e. By emphasizing an understanding of the theoretical logic behind the research process and demonstrating preferred techniques, this text helps students see methods as a way of thinking and gathering evidence.

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9781305677111 | 7 lslf edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2016), cover price $122.95 | also contains Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research
9781133936770 | 6 lslf edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2013), cover price $126.95 | also contains Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research
9780534559540, titled "Basics of Social Research" | Tch edition (Thomson Learning, August 1, 1998), cover price $55.01 | About this edition: A concise, affordable paperback research methods text from Earl Babbie, who defined how to teach the research methods course with THE PRACTICE OF SOCIAL RESEARCH, 8/e.

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9781133594147 | 6 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2013), cover price $198.95 | also contains Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research
9780495812241 | 5th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2010), cover price $217.95 | also contains Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research
9780495903086 | 5 stg edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2010), cover price $87.95 | also contains Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research | About this edition: By Ted Wagenaar and Earl Babbie.
9780495491019, titled "Basics of Social Research" | Pap/cdr edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, December 30, 2007), cover price $122.95 | also contains Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research | About this edition: This thorough revision of Babbie's standard-setting book presents a succinct, straightforward introduction to the field of research methods as practiced by social scientists.
9780495100379, titled "The Basics of Social Research: Guided Activities for Babbie's" | 4 stg edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, February 6, 2007), cover price $90.95 | also contains Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research
3 other edition(s) in this binding (see all)

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By Ted Wagenaar and Earl Babbie. Each chapter of the Study Guide for Babbie's The Basics of Social Research 5e will contain chapter objectives, a chapter outline, a chapter summary, key terms with page numbers, matching exercises, true-false and multiple choice questions, discussion questions, and 4-6 exercises designed to reinforce the material learned in the text with examples from everyday life. Also included are the answers to the matching and multiple choice review questions, as well as a General Social Survey appendix.

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9781305677111, titled "The Basics of Social Research" | 7 lslf edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2016), cover price $122.95 | also contains The Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research
9781133936770, titled "The Basics of Social Research" | 6 lslf edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2013), cover price $126.95 | also contains The Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research
9780534746353 | Pck edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, August 1, 1998), cover price $63.95

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9781133594147, titled "The Basics of Social Research" | 6 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2013), cover price $198.95 | also contains The Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research
9780495812241, titled "The Basics of Social Research" | 5th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2010), cover price $217.95 | also contains The Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research
9780495903086, titled "The Basics of Social Research" | 5 stg edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2010), cover price $87.95 | also contains The Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research | About this edition: By Ted Wagenaar and Earl Babbie.
9780495491019 | Pap/cdr edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, December 30, 2007), cover price $122.95 | also contains The Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research | About this edition: This thorough revision of Babbie's standard-setting book presents a succinct, straightforward introduction to the field of research methods as practiced by social scientists.
9780495100379, titled "The Basics of Social Research: Guided Activities for Babbie's" | 4 stg edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, February 6, 2007), cover price $90.95 | also contains The Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research
1 other edition(s) in this binding (see all)

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By Ted Wagenaar and Earl Babbie. Each chapter of the Study Guide for Babbie's The Basics of Social Research 5e will contain chapter objectives, a chapter outline, a chapter summary, key terms with page numbers, matching exercises, true-false and multiple choice questions, discussion questions, and 4-6 exercises designed to reinforce the material learned in the text with examples from everyday life. Also included are the answers to the matching and multiple choice review questions, as well as a General Social Survey appendix.

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9781305677111 | 7 lslf edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2016), cover price $122.95 | also contains Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research
9781133936770 | 6 lslf edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2013), cover price $126.95 | also contains Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research

Paperback:

9781133594147 | 6 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2013), cover price $198.95 | also contains Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research
9780495812241 | 5th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2010), cover price $217.95 | also contains Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research
9780495903086 | 5 stg edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2010), cover price $87.95 | also contains Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research | About this edition: By Ted Wagenaar and Earl Babbie.
9780495491019, titled "Basics of Social Research" | Pap/cdr edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, December 30, 2007), cover price $122.95 | also contains Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research | About this edition: This thorough revision of Babbie's standard-setting book presents a succinct, straightforward introduction to the field of research methods as practiced by social scientists.
9780495100379, titled "The Basics of Social Research: Guided Activities for Babbie's" | 4 stg edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, February 6, 2007), cover price $90.95 | also contains Basics of Social Research, The Basics of Social Research
2 other edition(s) in this binding (see all)

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Product Description: For many students, the experience of learning about and using qualitative methods can be bewildering. This book is an accessible step-by-step guide to conducting interview-based qualitative research projects. The authors discuss the 'hows' and 'whys' of qualitative research, showing readers the practices as well as the principles behind them...read more

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9781107062337 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 26, 2015, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: For many students, the experience of learning about and using qualitative methods can be bewildering.

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9781107674707 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 26, 2015, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: For many students, the experience of learning about and using qualitative methods can be bewildering.

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Franz Hanover's factories, mills and banks are confiscated by the Nazis, while his wife Eva, an American Jew, tries to survive in a concentration camp
By Christian Sandvig (editor)

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9780262029889 | Mit Pr, December 4, 2015, cover price $52.00

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9780262528207 | 1 edition (Mit Pr, December 11, 2015), cover price $26.00
9780523413433, titled "The Spoils of Hanover" | Pinnacle Books, June 1, 1983, cover price $3.50 | also contains The Spoils of Hanover | About this edition: Franz Hanover's factories, mills and banks are confiscated by the Nazis, while his wife Eva, an American Jew, tries to survive in a concentration camp
9780523413266, titled "Death Merchant: The Rim of Fire Conspiracy" | Pinnacle Books, May 1, 1981, cover price $1.95 | also contains Death Merchant: The Rim of Fire Conspiracy

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Providing a comprehensive introduction to the study and implementation of social research methods, this book shows how social research is carried out and offers advice for independent social research study. All the major research methods and designs are covered, and both quantitative and qualitative research are explored in depth alongside discussions of the ways in which these two research strategies can be combined. Illustrated throughout with a wide range of examples, this book provides the essential introduction to social research methods for all students of this subject.

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9780199246984 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 1, 2001, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Providing a comprehensive introduction to the study and implementation of social research methods, this book shows how social research is carried out and offers advice for independent social research study.

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9780199689453 | 5th edition (Oxford Univ Pr, February 3, 2016), cover price $74.95
9780199588053 | 4th edition (Oxford Univ Pr, March 21, 2012), cover price $76.95 | About this edition: In the fourth edition of this lively and engaging textbook, Alan Bryman presents students with an updated and all-encompassing guide to the principle techniques and methodology in the field of social research.
9780199202959 | 3 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 11, 2008), cover price $54.95
9780199264469 | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, June 17, 2004), cover price $65.00
9780198742043 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 1, 2001, cover price $27.50

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Visual research methods are quickly becoming key topics of interest and are now widely recognised as having the potential to evoke emphatic understanding of the ways in which other people experience their worlds. Visual, Narrative and Creative Research Methods examines the practices and value of these visual approaches as a qualitative tool in the field of social science and related disciplines. This book is concerned with the process of applying visual methods as a tool of inquiry from design, to production, to analysis and dissemination. Drawing on research projects which reflect real world situations, you will be methodically guided through the research process in detail, enabling you to examine and understand the practices and value of visual, narrative and creative approaches as effective qualitative tools. Key topics include: techniques of data production, including collage, mapping, drawing and photographs; the practicalities of application; the positioning of the researcher; interpretation of visual data; images and narratives in public spaces; evaluative analysis of creative approaches. Visual, Narrative and Creative Research Methods will be an invaluable companion for researchers, postgraduate students and other academics with an interest in visual and creative methods and qualitative research.

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9781138024311 | Routledge, November 2, 2015, cover price $155.00

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9781138024328 | Routledge, November 2, 2015, cover price $48.95 | About this edition: Visual research methods are quickly becoming key topics of interest and are now widely recognised as having the potential to evoke emphatic understanding of the ways in which other people experience their worlds.

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Product Description: Contextual Approaches in Sociology is a collection of essays on a wide range of sociological issues written by researchers from several different institutions. The volume presents applications of grounded theory, social capital, education, social rituals and gender issues...read more
By Tomas Butvilas (editor)

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9783631666074 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, October 7, 2015, cover price $85.95 | About this edition: Contextual Approaches in Sociology is a collection of essays on a wide range of sociological issues written by researchers from several different institutions.

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Product Description: Current Approaches in Social Sciences is a collection of research papers on a wide range of social issues written by researchers from several different institutions. The book will appeal to educators, researchers, social students and teachers of all subjects and of all levels, who wish to develop personally and professionally...read more
By Mehmet Ali Icbay (editor)

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9783631666081 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, October 7, 2015, cover price $121.95 | About this edition: Current Approaches in Social Sciences is a collection of research papers on a wide range of social issues written by researchers from several different institutions.

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9781462521340 | 2 edition (Guilford Pubn, July 6, 2015), cover price $115.00

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9781462517978 | 2 edition (Guilford Pubn, July 8, 2015), cover price $60.00

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Product Description: Collaborative projects:? An Interdisciplinary Study presents research in disciplines ranging from Education, Psychotherapy and Social Work to Literacy and anti-poverty Project Management to Social Movement studies and Political Science...read more
By Andy Blunden (editor)

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9789004261211 | Brill Academic Pub, June 6, 2014, cover price $167.00 | About this edition: Collaborative Projects - An Interdisciplinary Study presents research in disciplines ranging from Education, Psychotherapy and Social Work to Literacy and anti-poverty Project Management to Social Movement studies and Political Science.

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9781608464906 | Haymarket Books, March 1, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Collaborative projects:?

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Product Description: Lifestyles and subcultures are tools through which people say – to themselves and to others – who they think they are, who they think they are similar to, and who they think they are different from. Lifestyles and subcultures are ways which people adopt to look at their own lives, and to try to keep together different roles, different practices and different realms which they are involved in...read more

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9781138911017 | Routledge, June 4, 2015, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Lifestyles and subcultures are tools through which people say – to themselves and to others – who they think they are, who they think they are similar to, and who they think they are different from.

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Product Description: There is an underlying assumption in the social sciences that consciousness and social life are ultimately classical physical/material phenomena. In this ground-breaking book, Alexander Wendt challenges this assumption by proposing that consciousness is, in fact, a macroscopic quantum mechanical phenomenon...read more

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9781107082540 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 30, 2015, cover price $89.99 | About this edition: There is an underlying assumption in the social sciences that consciousness and social life are ultimately classical physical/material phenomena.

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9781107442924 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 20, 2015, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: There is an underlying assumption in the social sciences that consciousness and social life are ultimately classical physical/material phenomena.

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Product Description: In this important new text, Holland seeks to explain, by means of social scientific and philosophical inquiry, the difficulties that researchers often experience when attempting to integrate knowledge from different academic disciplines, either individually or as part of a team of subject specialists...read more

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9780415657624 | Routledge, August 28, 2013, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: In this important new text, Holland seeks to explain, by means of social scientific and philosophical inquiry, the difficulties that researchers often experience when attempting to integrate knowledge from different academic disciplines, either individually or as part of a team of subject specialists.

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9781138919419 | Routledge, May 21, 2015, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: In this important new text, Holland seeks to explain, by means of social scientific and philosophical inquiry, the difficulties that researchers often experience when attempting to integrate knowledge from different academic disciplines, either individually or as part of a team of subject specialists.
9780434901227, titled "Engineering Mathematics" | Butterworth-Heinemann, June 1, 1989, cover price $39.95 | also contains Engineering Mathematics | About this edition: The aim of this text is to develop the undergraduate student's use of mathematics appropriate for entry to an engineering degree course.

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Product Description: In social sciences the use of information and communication technologies (ICT) is an ever growing phenomenon. Emanating from the need of knowledge about society and economy, we are constantly striving to create ideas and methods for a better use of information...read more

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9783631660171 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, May 26, 2015, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: In social sciences the use of information and communication technologies (ICT) is an ever growing phenomenon.

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Product Description: Reconceptualizing Qualitative Research: Methodologies without Methodology calls for qualitative research that is complex, situational, theoretically situated, and yet productive. Author Mirka Koro-Ljungberg challenges ideas about data, research design, and researcher responsibility that are often taken for granted, provoking readers to rethink beliefs, paradigms, processes, and methodological frameworks...read more

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9781483351711 | Sage Pubns, April 29, 2015, cover price $52.00 | About this edition: Reconceptualizing Qualitative Research: Methodologies without Methodology calls for qualitative research that is complex, situational, theoretically situated, and yet productive.

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