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Referencing and Understanding Plagiarism 2ed

Paperback, 31/07/2017, £6.99
This guide explains why referencing is an essential part of good writing, and shows how to do it. It explains what plagiarism is and how to avoid it. With clear explanations and examples, this handy easy-to-read guide has engaging illustrations and an informal style.

Doing Research 2ed

Paperback, 31/07/2017, £6.99
This concise guide equips undergraduate students from all disciplines with the basic knowledge for doing research. Providing direct, practical advice, this second edition covers planning, groundwork, research design, fieldwork, analysis and writing up.

How To Do Your Research Project: A Guide For Students 3ed

Paperback, 26/05/2017, £24.99
The Third Edition of this bestselling title continues to lead the way as an essential guide for anyone undertaking a research project in the applied social sciences.

How to Be a Happy Academic: A Guide to Being Effective in Research, Writing and Teaching

Paperback, 14/04/2018, £24.99
A positive and practical guide that shows you how to succeed in academia, helping you hone your skills in teaching and research as well as building softer skills like interpersonal development.

Know Your Numbers: Little Quick Fix

Paperback, 29/07/2018, £6.99
The Know Your Numbers Little Quick Fix teaches students easy ways to nail the basic numbers, but also why it's important. Relationships between numbers is what underpins all quantitative research. This LQF teaches them why it's fun, and powerful, and definitely not scary, to see the world in numbers.

How to Analyze Data

Paperback, 12/09/2017, £7.99
This accessible guide is an ideal starter for students who are puzzled by statistics and quantitative data analysis. Its step-by-step approach helps students work out what is required of them and which form of analysis they need in order to complete their task.

Handbook of Arts-Based Research

Paperback, 04/04/2019, £37.99

Essential Guide to Doing Your Research Project 3ed

Paperback, 23/03/2017, £25.99
The ultimate companion to successfully completing your research project. It guides you through a step-by-step approach to research and provides all of the skills and momentum you need to excel.

Good Research Guide: For Small-Scale Social Research Projects 6ed

Paperback, 16/06/2017, £25.99
The Good Research Guide is a best-selling introductory book on the basics of social research.

Student's Guide to Research Ethics 2ed

Paperback, 01/03/2010, £22.99
This reader-friendly book examines the ethical issues and questions that occur in university and professional research and will help both beginning and experienced researchers to identify ethical issues when they are conducting research.

Writing a Science PhD

Paperback, 06/05/2019, £21.99
This practical guide will help scientific researchers navigate the core stages of their PhD writing journey, from refining their research question to structuring, editing and proofreading their thesis.

How to Do Your Research Project: A Guide for Students 2ed

Hardback, 09/06/2017, £78.00
The Third Edition of this bestselling title continues to lead the way as an essential guide for anyone undertaking a research project in the applied social sciences.

Doing Educational Research: Overcoming Challenges In Practice

Paperback, 02/07/2019, £29.99
Exploring the challenges and obstacles that need to be overcome in education research, this text offers universal guidance that the reader can apply to their own research project.

Social Research Methodology: A Critical Introduction 2ed

Paperback, 25/04/2008, £37.99
Today's students of social science must understand a variety of research methods. This new edition fully explores the logic of research, whilst aiding a critical understanding of practical, evidence based work. With new chapters, an original framework and updated examples, this book continues to be a primary resource for undergraduates.

Researching Social Life 4ed

Paperback, 15/12/2015, £36.99
Paul Stoneman and Nigel Gilbert breathe new energy into this classic bestselling textbook providing clear, relevant advice and extensive coverage of all the research methods you need to understand today's society.

Research Journal: A Reflective Tool for Your First Independent Research Project

Paperback, 18/03/2020, £15.99
This brilliant book is a great guide for students undertaking their first piece of independent research. Regular critical reflection is an invaluable tool for helping you gain new insights, deal with practical issues as they arise and develop your understanding. This book gets you started in the habit of using a research journal.

Doing Realist Research

Paperback, 06/07/2018, £30.99
Bringing together leading theorists, researchers and policy makers with expertise in using realist methods, this book is a definitive guide to putting realist methodologies into practice.

Find the Theory in Your Research: Little Quick Fix

Paperback, 08/08/2019, £6.99
This Little Quick Fix addresses one of the most crucial steps in any research project: understanding and choosing an appropriate theory to frame the research question.

Understand Probability: Little Quick Fix

Paperback, 29/07/2018, £6.99
The Little Quick Fix to Understanding Probability breaks it down step by step with crystal clear examples and exercises from one of the leading quantitative teachers in the UK. All you need is an hour and you'll finally get it. Once it clicks into place, you can nail that section of your exam.

Research and evaluation for busy students and practitioners: A time saving guide 2ed

Paperback, 11/04/2017, £24.99
Research co-exists with many other tasks and commitments, yet there is more need for people to save time than ever before. Brilliantly attuned to the demands placed on researchers, this 'tutor in a book' considers how students, academics and professionals can save time and stress without compromising the quality or outcomes of their research.

Identify Your Variables: Little Quick Fix

Paperback, 29/07/2018, £6.99
The Little Quick Fix on how to Identify Your Variables unlocks the gate to simple data analysis for any stats course. Packed with lively examples it shows students what variables are and why looking for relationships between them is so interesting, and so powerful...

Research Question: Little Quick Fix

Paperback, 14/08/2018, £6.99
Zina O'Leary's Research Question Little Quick Fix teaches students how to find their interest, hone it to a topic, and turn it into a research question that is relevant, interesting and researchable.

Use Your Interview Data: Little Quick Fix

Paperback, 08/08/2019, £6.99
Taking students through the essentials of managing, coding and interpreting interview data, this Little Quick Fix helps them master interviews as a data collection method.

My Revision Notes: OCR AS/A-level History: Russia 1894-1941

Paperback, 27/01/2017, £8.99
Target success in OCR AS/A-level History with this proven formula for effective, structured revision; key content coverage is combined with exam preparation activities and exam-style questions to create a revision guide that students can rely on to review, strengthen and test their knowledge.

Business Research: A Practical Guide for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students 4ed

Paperback, 29/11/2013, £47.99
Now in its fourth edition, this is a hands-on and straightforward core textbook in business research methods. Written by a highly experienced author team, Business Research will be an essential resource for students taking modules in research methods on undergraduate, postgraduate and MBA courses.

Your Guide to Successful Postgraduate Study

Paperback, 14/04/2018, £19.99
Not quite sure how to raise your standards from undergrad level to post-grad level? This book suggests strategies and methods for making sure you meet the standards expected of postgraduate study.

Gather Your Data Online: Little Quick Fix

Paperback, 08/08/2019, £6.99
This quick guide will help students be prepared for and avoid the unique and complex issues that can arise when working with online data, enabling them to decide what online data is best suited to their research question.

Research Ethics in the Real World: Euro-Western and Indigenous Perspectives

Paperback, 01/11/2018, £21.99
Research Ethics in the Real World highlights the links between research ethics and individual, social, professional, institutional, and political ethics. Helen Kara considers all stages of the research process and provides guidance for quantitative, qualitative, and mixed-methods researchers about how to act ethically throughout.

Researching Leisure, Sport and Tourism: The Essential Guide

Paperback, 16/05/2007, £32.99
What are the essential research methods for students studying leisure, sport and tourism? What are the main benefits in competing research methods, and how can you avoid gremlins in the research process? This book deals with these questions.

Research Student's Guide to Success 3ed

Paperback, 01/09/2006, £22.99
This is an invaluable tool for postgraduate research students and for students at all levels working on research projects.

Doing & Writing Qualitative Research 3ed

Paperback, 16/05/2016, £30.99
With a strong focus on using less traditional forms of data the Third Edition provides a new perspective on issues such as the role of the researcher and the impact they have on data, and also considers the impact of social, cultural and political complexities across a range of disciplines.

Study Skills For Health And Social

Paperback, 24/09/2009, £21.99
Provides students with all the skills required for academic study at undergraduate degree level, and then shows them how to develop, transfer and apply these skills to multiple contexts within clinical practice.

Student's Guide to Methodology 3ed

Paperback, 22/02/2012, £30.99
The accessible introduction to 'methodology' rather than 'methods' opens students up to critical questions about methodological concepts and frameworks in a way that will appeal to lecturers teaching research in education and wider social sciences.

Postgrduate Research Book 2ed

Paperback, 26/10/2007, £24.99
The second edition of this best-selling book is aslively and accessible as the first edition. Advice, support and both active and reflective tasks take the students through the stages of research as well as encouraging them to consider social and cultural issues, such as working with their supervisor and other researchers.

Doing Real Research: Practical Guide to Social Research

Paperback, 17/03/2016, £30.99
Challenging readers to move beyond the formality and idealized settings of conventional methods teaching, this book offers frank, practical advice designed to empower students and researchers working in the real world.

Craft of Research 4ed

Paperback, 28/10/2016, £14.00

MLA Handbook (MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers) 8ed

Paperback, 30/04/2016, £14.50
The Modern Language Association, the authority on research and writing, takes a fresh look at documenting sources in the eighth edition of the MLA Handbook. Shorter and redesigned for easy use, the eighth edition of the MLA Handbook guides writers through the principles behind evaluating sources for their research.

Managing Information for Research

Paperback, 01/06/2009, £22.99
This book is aimed at students from all disciplines undertaking research projects for the first time. Unusually for a book of this kind it also deals with the design issues involved in presenting information.

How to Read Journal Articles in the Social Sciences: A Very Practical Guide for Students 2ed

Paperback, 20/07/2015, £18.99
This easy to follow guide reveals a tried and tested strategy for decoding social science journal articles, using a specially developed reading code.

Digital Paper: A Manual for Research and Writing with Library and Internet Materials

Paperback, 02/09/2014, £15.00
Tells what every senior researcher knows: that research is not a mechanical, linear process, but a thoughtful and adventurous journey through a nonlinear world. The author breaks library research into seven basic and simultaneous tasks: design, search, scanning/browsing, reading, analyzing, filing, and writing.

Constructing Research Questions: Doing Interesting Research

Paperback, 18/02/2013, £30.99
The authors develop a methodology for identifying and challenging assumptions underlying existing theories and generating research questions, using examples from across the social sciences.

Qualitative Content Analysis in Practice

Paperback, 21/02/2012, £36.99
The first book on the market giving step-by-step guidance to students on how to do qualitative content analysis.

Successful Qualitative Research

Paperback, 22/03/2013, £34.99
This accessible, practical 'how to' guide provides students with a step-by-step toolkit of the why, when and how of qualitative methods, for anyone studying qualitative research or doing a research project.

Introducing Research Methodology: A Beginner's Guide to Doing a Research Project 2ed

Paperback, 16/03/2015, £29.99
Provides the fundamental data collection and analysis skills that first time researchers need, as well as a good understanding of the research process as a whole.

Succeeding with Your Literature Review: A handbook for students

Paperback, 01/02/2012, £22.99
This book provides practical guidance on processes of researching a range of relevant literature on a subject, planning and writing a literature review.

PhD by Published Work: A Practical Guide for Success

Paperback, 09/04/2015, £26.99
This is a practical and positive guide to doing a PhD by publication, which enables current and prospective candidates to better understand the processes involved, avoid the potential pitfalls and to respond appropriately to the challenges. It includes both narrative accounts and advice from people who have undertaken the route successfully.

Constructing Grounded Theory 2ed

Paperback, 20/03/2014, £32.99
Presenting readers with a reflective view of Grounded Theory from a constructivist perspective, this Second Edition continues to expertly introduce key debates in the field.
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