How to Do Your Research Project: A Guide for Students in Education and Applied Social Sciences
Direct, informative and accessible the new edition of Gary Thomas's bestselling title is essential reading for anyone doing a research project.
Packed full of relevant advice and real world examples the book guides you through the complete research process. Using refreshingly jargon-free language and anecdotal evidence it is a witty, easy to follow introduction that will answer your questions, set out best practice and walk you through every stage of your project step-by-step.
- How to choose your research question
- Project management and study skills
- Doing an effective literature review
- Methodology, theory and research design
- Design frames
- Ethics and access
- Tools for data collection
- Effective data analysis
- Discussing findings, concluding and writing up
The expanded, insightfully redesigned second edition has a fully integrated companion website including student worksheets, annotated examples and links to SAGE Journals.
This popular book is ideal for anyone undertaking a research project in the applied social sciences.
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A clear and comprehensive guide to doing a research project for social science students. It includes chapters on: thinking of a topic, developing a research question, time management, doing a ... Read full review
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