Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue
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Bell, J. (2005) Doing your research project : a guide for first-time researchers in education, health and social science (4th Ed). Maidenhead: Open University Press Burton,
N., Brundrett, M., & Jones, M. (2008) Doing your education research project London: Sage
Clegg, F. (1990) Simple Statistics: A course book for the social sciences. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
Creswell, J. W. (2007) Research Design: Qualitative, Quantitative and Mixed Methods Approaches (3rd edition). Thousand Oaks: Sage.
Cohen, Louis (2018) Research Methods in Education 8th Ed, London: Routledge
Deane, M. (2010) Academic research, writing and referencing. Harlow: Longman
Denscombe, M., (2002) Ground rules for good research : a 10 point guide for social researchers Buckingham: Open University Press
Emmel, N. (2013). Sampling and Choosing Cases in Qualitative Research: A Realist Approach. London: Sage.
Flick, U. (2006) An Introduction to Qualitative Research (3rd Ed.). London: Sage
Foddy, W. (1993) Constructing questions for interviews and questionnaires : theory and practice in social research. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press
Cohen, L., Manion, L. & Morrison, K. (2007) Research methods in education. London: Routledge-Falmer.
Conteh, J., Gregory, E., Kearney, C. and Mor-Sommerfeld, A. (2005) Writing educational ethnographies: the art of collusion. Stoke-on-Trent: Trentham Books.
Golafshani, N. (2003) Understanding Reliability and Validity in Qualitative Research. The qualitative report [electronic resource]. [electronic resource]. 8, 597-607.
Gorard, S. (2003) Quantitative methods in social science, London: Continuum.
Hitchcock, G. And Hughes, G. (1995) Research and the teacher: a qualitative introduction to school-based research. London: Routledge.
Johnson, B. C. L. (2004) Educational research : quantitative, qualitative, and mixed approaches. Boston: Pearson.
Lincoln, Y. S. and Guba, E. G. (1985) Naturalistic Inquiry. Thousand Oaks: Sage.
Lutrell, W. (ed.) ( 2010) Qualitative educational research: readings in reflexive methodology and transformative practice. London: Routledge.
Oliver, P. The student’s guide to research ethics. McGraw hill/Open University Press.
O'Rielly, Karen (2009) Key Concepts in Ethnography. London: SAGE
Maxwell, J. A. (2004) Causal Explanation, Qualititative Research, and Scientific Inquiry in Education. Educational researcher.. 33, 3-11.
Munn, P. & Drever, E., (2004) Using questionnaires in small-scale research : a beginner's guide. Glasgow: SCRE Centre, University of Glasgow
Oppenheim, A. N. (2000) Questionnaire Design, Interviewing and Attitude Measurement. London: Pinter.
Robson, C. (2002) Real World Research: A Resource for Social Scientists and Practitioner-Researchers. Oxford: Blackwell.
Robson, C. (1994) Experiment, Design and Statistics in Psychology (3rd edn).
Harmondsworth: Penguin. Wilkinson, D. (Ed.) (2000) The Researcher’s Toolkit: The Complete Guide to Practitioner Research. London: Routledge-Falmer.
Silverman,D. (ed) (2011) Qualitative research: issues of theory, method and practice, 3rd. edn. London: Sage.
Thomas, G. (2007) Education and theory: strangers in paradigms. McGraw Hill/Open University Press.
Wallace, M., & Wray, A. (2009). Critical reading and writing for postgraduates. Los Angeles, SAGE. (chapter 5)
This list was last updated on 02/10/2018