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5395 Module Reading List

Research Design and Analysis, 2021/22, Semester 1
Samuel Farley
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LUBS 5395 Reading List

Research Design and Analysis, 2021/22, Semester 1 Dr Sam Farley 

Core Texts:

King, G., Keohane, R. O., & Verba, S. (1994). Designing social inquiry. Princeton university press.  

Bell, E., Bryman, A., & Harley, B. (2018). Business Research Methods (5th Edition). Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.   

Field, A. (2017). Discovering statistics using IBM SPSS statistics (5th Edition). Sage Edge.   

Arnold, J., Coyne, I., Randall, R., & Patterson, F. (2020). Work Psychology: Understanding Human Behaviour in the Workplace, 7th Edition. Pearson.  

Readings for each topic

Note: This reading list will be updated on a continuous basis and key readings for each week will be highlighted in classes and minerva. 

* Key readings. 



* King, G., Keohane, R. O., & Verba, S. (1994). 1. The Science in Social Science. In Designing Social Inquiry (pp. 1-33). Princeton University Press.    

* Bryman, A., & Bell, E. (2015). Business Research Strategies (Chapter 2, pp. 18-46) In Business Research Methods. Oxford University Press, USA.




* Bem, D. (1987). Writing the empirical journal. The compleat academic: A practical guide for the beginning social scientist171. Available from:

* Bryman, A., & Bell, E. (2015). Getting started: reviewing the literature (Chapter 5, pp. 99-127) In Business research methods. Oxford University Press, USA.


Week 3

Born, G. (2004). Uncertain vision : Birt, Dyke and the reinvention of the BBC ISBN: 0436205629, Secker and Warburg  

*Bryman, A., & Bell, E. (2015). Business research methods. Oxford University Press, USA.  

Eisenhardt, K. M. (1989). Building theories from case study research. The Academy of Management review. ISSN: 0363-7425, 14(4), 532-550.  

Elberse, A. (2013). Ferguson’s formula. Harvard business review. ISSN: 0017-8012, 91(10), 116-125.  

Lovell, B. L., & Lee, R. T. (2011). Impact of workplace bullying on emotional and physical well-being: A longitudinal collective case study. Journal of aggression, maltreatment & trauma ISSN: 1092-6771, 20(3), 344-357.  

Marshall, J. (1995). Women managers moving on : exploring career and life choices ISBN: 0415097398 (pbk ; alk. paper); 041509738X. Thomson Learning.  



This list was last updated on 05/08/2021