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Module Reading List 5932

Empirical Research Techniques, 2021/22, Semester 1, 2
Dr Alinka Greasley
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Banister, P., Burman, E., Parker, I., Taylor, M., and Tindall, C. (1994). Qualitative methods in psychology: a research guide Buckingham: Open University Press.

Bazeley, P. & Richards, L. (2000). The NVivo qualitative project book. London: Sage Publications.

Bell, J. (1999). Doing your research project: a guide for first-time researchers in education and social science (3rd ed). Buckingham: Open University Press.

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

Coolican, H. (2009). Research methods and statistics in psychology. London: Hodder and Stoughton.

Corston, R. and Colman, A. M. (2000). A crash course in SPSS for Windows updated for versions 10, 11, 12, and 13. Oxford: Blackwell.

Field, A. (2013). Discovering Statistics Using SPSS(4th Ed.). London: Sage Publications

Finlay, L., & Gough, B. (2003). Reflexivity : a practical guide for researchers in health and social sciences. Blackwell, Oxford.

Foddy, W. (1993). Constructing questions for interviews and questionnaires : theory and practice in social research Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Gibbs, G. R. (2002). Qualitative data analysis : explorations with NVivo. Open University Press.

Howitt, D. and Cramer, D. (2005). Introduction to Research Methods in Psychology. Pearson: Prentice-Hall

Howitt, D. and Cramer, D. (2008). Introduction to Statistics in Psychology (4th Ed.) Pearson: Prentice-Hall

Kvale, S. (2007). The Sage qualitative research kit Number 2 Doing Interviews London: Sage Publications Ltd. 

Lincoln, Y. & Guba, E. (1985). Naturalistic inquiry. Beverly Hills, CA.: Sage.

Robson, C. (2002). Real world research. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers Incorporated.

Robson, C. (1994). Experiment, design and statistics in psychology (3rd Edition). Harmondsworth: Penguin.

Sayer, A. (2000). Method in social science: a realist approach. London; New York: Routledge.

Sayer, A. (2000). Realism and social science London: Sage Publications Ltd.

Silverman, D. (2006). Interpreting Qualitative Data. (3rd Ed.) Sage, London.

Silverman, D. (1997) (Ed.). Qualitative research: theory, method and practice. London: Sage.

Smith, J. A. (2003) (Ed.), Qualitative psychology: a practical guide to research methods. London: Sage Publications Ltd.

Smith, J. A., Harré, R. & van Langenhove, L. (2001). Rethinking methods in psychology. London; California; New Delhi: Sage Publications Ltd.

Smith, J. A., Flowers, P. & Larkin, M. (2009). Interpretative phenomenological analysis : theory, method and research. London: Sage.

Stainton-Rogers, W. & Willig, C. (2008) (Eds.) The Sage handbook of qualitative research in psychology, London: Sage.

Willig, C. (2001). Introducing Qualitative Research in Psychology: Adventures in theory and method. Buckingham, Open University Press. 

This list was last updated on 20/09/2021