Leeds University Library

Reading List on research methods

Dissertation, 2017/18, Semester C12
Dr Simon Green
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Anderson, G. (1998). Fundamentals of educational research (2nd ed.). London: Taylor & Francis.

Brown, H. D. & Rodgers, T. S. (2002). Doing second language research . Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Brown, J. D. (1988). Understanding research in second language learning : a teacher's guide to statistics and research design . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Brown, J. D. (2014). Mixed methods research for TESOL. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

Bryman, A. (2008). Social research methods (3rd ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Burns, A. (2010). Doing action research in English language teaching : a guide for practitioners . New York: Routledge.

Campbell, A., McNamara, O. & Gilroy, P. (2004). Practitioner research and professional development in education . London: Paul Chapman.

Cohen, L., Manion, L. & Morrison, K. (2011). Research methods in education (7th ed.). London: Routledge.

Creswell, J. (2008). Research design : qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods approaches (3rd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Dörnyei, Z. (2007). Research methods in applied linguistics : quantitative qualitative, and mixed methodologies Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Dörnyei, Z. & Taguchi, T. (2010). Questionnaires in Second Language Research: Construction, Administration and Processing . (2nd ed). London: Routledge.

Drever, E. (2003). Using semi-structured interviews in small-scale research. A teacher's guide . (rev.ed.) Edinburgh: Scottish Council for Research in Education.

Duff, P. (2008). Case study research in applied linguistics . New York: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Field, A. (2009). Discovering statistics using SPSS (3rd ed.). London: Sage.

Freeman, D. (1998). Doing teacher research : from inquiry to understanding . Boston: Heinle and Heinle.

Gillham, B. (2000). Developing a questionnaire . London: Continuum

Gillham, B. (2008). Small-scale social survey methods . London: Continuum.

Heigham, J. & Croker, R. A. (Eds.). (2009). Qualitative research in applied linguistics : a practical introduction . Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Hunston, S. and Oakey, D. (Eds.) (2010). Introducing applied linguistics : concepts and skills . London: Routledge.

Kvale, S. & Brinkmann, S. (2008). InterViews : learning the craft of qualitative research interviewing . Thousand Oaks: Sage.

Mason, J. (2002). Qualitative researching (2nd ed.). London: Sage,.

Nunan, D. & Bailey, K. M. (2009). Exploring second language classroom research : a comprehensive guide . Boston: Heinle & Heinle.

Paltridge, B. & Phakiti, A. (Eds.). (2010). Continuum companion to research methods in applied linguistics . London and New York: Continuum.

Richards, K. (2003). Qualitative inquiry in TESOL . Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Richards, K., Ross, S. & Seedhouse, P. (2012) Research methods for applied language studies : an advanced resource book for students . London: Routledge.

Robson, C. (2002). Real world research (2nd ed.). Oxford: Blackwell.

Simpson, M. & Tuson, J. (2003). Using observations in small-scale research : a beginner's guide SCRE Centre.

Wray, A. and Bloomer, A. (2012). Projects in linguistics and language studies : a practical guide to researching language (3rd ed.). Hodder Education.

This list was last updated on 21/11/2016