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Module Reading List

Research Skills 3, 2019/20, Semester 1
Dr Denis McKeown
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Essential reading

Howitt, D. and Cramer, D. (2017). Research Methods in Psychology. Harlow: Prentice Hall. A companion website

Sullivan, C. & Forrester, M. (2019). Doing Qualitative Research in Psychology:A Practical Guide. London: Sage Publications.

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Background reading

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

Field, A. (2018).Discovering Statistics using SPSS. London: Sage. A Companion website

Howitt, D. and Cramer. D. (2017). Understanding Statistics in Psychology with SPSS. Harlow: Prentice Hall. A companion website

Howitt, D. and Cramer, D. (2017). Introduction to SPSS in Psychology. Pearson/Prentice Hall. A companion website

Howitt, D. and Cramer, D. (2017). Research Methods in Psychology.Harlow: Prentice Hall.A companion website

Howitt, D. (2019). Introduction to Qualitative Research Methods in Psychology: Putting Theory Into Practice.Harlow, united Kingdom: Pearson Education. A Companion website

Silverman, D. (2017). Doing Qualitative Research.London: Sage.

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

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Parson, V. 2018. Study and Communication Skills for Psychology.Oxford University Press. A companion website

Collins, S. C. and Kneale. P. (2000). Study Skills for Psychology Students: A Practical Guide. Hodder Education.

Dancey, C. P. and Reidy, J. (2017). Statistics without Maths for Psychology: Using SPSS for Windows.

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


This list was last updated on 11/09/2019