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Module Reading List

Advanced Research Methods, 2017/18, Semester 1
Dr Liam Hill
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Essential Reading

Field, A. (2013). Discovering Statistics Using SPSS. 4th Edition. Sage Publications.   Companion Website available at: https://studysites.uk.sagepub.com/field4e/  

American Psychological Association (2010). Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association 6th Edition. Washington DC: APA.  

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Background Reading

Howitt, D. and Cramer, D. (2014). Introduction to statistics in psychology [electronic resource] ISBN: 9781292000763 (e-book); 9781292000749 (pbk.) :; 9781292000763 (PDF); 9781292000756 (eText). 6th edition. Harlow: Prentice Hall.  Companion Website available at: http://wps.pearsoned.co.uk/ema_uk_he_howitt_introtostat_6/

Howitt, D. and Cramer, D. (2014). Introduction to SPSS in Psychology ISBN: 1292000694 paperback; 9781292000695 paperback. 6th Edition. Harlow: Pearson/Prentice Hall.   Companion Wesite available at: http://wps.pearsoned.co.uk/ema_uk_he_howitt_spsspsych_6/

Howitt, D. and Cramer, D. (2014). Introduction to Research Methods in Psychology. 4th edition. Harlow: Prentice Hall.  Companion Website available at: http://wps.pearsoned.co.uk/ema_uk_he_howitt_resmethpsy4/

Howitt, D. (2016). Introduction to Qualitative Methods in Psychology. Pearson/Prentice Hall.

Smith, J. (2015). Qualitative Psychology: A Practical Guide to Research Methods. Sage Publications.

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Leong, F.T. & Austin, J.T. (2006). The Psychology Research Handbook: A Guide for Graduate students and research Assistants. 2nd Edition. London: Sage.

Field, A.P., Miles, J., Field, Z. (2012). Discovering statistics using R ISBN: 9781446200469 (pbk.); 9781446200452 (hbk.); 1446200450 (hbk.); 1446200469 (pbk.). London: Sage.

Tabachnick, B.G. & Fidell, L.S. (2013). Using multivariate statistics ISBN: 9780205890811; 0205890814. 6th Edition. London: Pearson.

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Alternative Background Texts

Collins, S. C. and Kneale. P. (2000). Study skills for psychology students : a practical guide ISBN: 0340762187 (pbk). Hodder Education.

Dancey, C. P. and Reidy, J. (2007). Statistics without maths for psychology : using SPSS for Windows ISBN: 9780132051606 (pbk.) : £32.99; 0132051605 (pbk.) : £32.99 .Pearson/Prentice Hall.

Harris, P. (2008). Designing and Reporting Experiments in Psychology. Open University.

This list was last updated on 06/09/2017