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Hardback, 17/01/2013, £16.99
An original and entertaining look at how we can use our brains to their full potential

Reading and Understanding Research

Paperback, 20/04/2004, £24.99
This book will demystify the process for all those who have to navigate their way through research reports. The aim of this work is to improve student comprehension of research and to improve the quality of research reports which will be produced.

Good Study Guide

Paperback, 15/02/2005, £12.99

How to Master Personality Questionnaires

7, 01/09/2000, £7.99
What is personality and how is it measured? Why are personality questionnaires used and what do employers do with the results? This guide helps readers to understand the questionnaires and explains some of the tricks of the psychologist's trade.

How to Pass Graduate Recruitment Tests

7, 01/07/2001, £8.99
With training and practice, candidates can improve on their expected scores in graduate psychometric tests. Containing practice tests that cover the various different types of tests offered, this manual is suitable for those sitting Civil Service or GMAT qualifying tests. It also covers the type and amount of practice you should undertake.

Editing Made Easy

Paperback, 01/03/2002, £17.50

How to Get a Job You'll Love

Paperback, 01/10/2012, £14.99
This new and fully updated 2013-14 edition of John Lees' bestselling to Get a Job You'll Lovel help readers unlock their hidden potential, find their passion and apply it to their working lives.

A2 Critical Thinking for OCR

Paperback, 08/11/2006, £6.25
All of the AS and A2 Student Books will inspire your critical thinkers and provide support for you as a specialist or non-specialist in Critical Thinking.

Introduction to Research in the Health Sciences

7, 15/06/2000, £28.99
Intended for those wishing to undertake research or to read and interpret research findings in any of the health science disciplines. This book covers both quantitative and qualitative research methodology.

Qualitative Research

Paperback, 21/04/2009, £31.99
This thoroughly revised and updated classic once again presents a guide to understanding, designing and conducting a qualitative research (QR) study. The third edition retains the reader-friendly, jargon-free style, making the book accessible to both novice and experienced researchers.

Teach Yourself CVs

Paperback, 27/08/2004, £9.99

Complete Guide to Referencing and Avoiding Plagiarism

Paperback, 01/02/2010, £19.99
This excellent new edition of The Complete Guide to Referencing and Avoiding Plagiarism will continue to demystify the referencing process and provide essential guidance on making sure you are not committing plagiarism.

How to Write a Thesis 3ed

Paperback, 01/03/2011, £19.99
Providing guidance to help students shape their theses, this book offers advice and practical tips and techniques. With useful summaries and checklists to help students to stay on track or regain their way, it introduces practical writing techniques such as free writing, generative writing and binge writing.

Research Student's Guide to Success

Paperback, 01/10/2000, £2.99
Provides an understanding of the term 'research student' to embrace all postgraduate students undertaking research, whether for traditional PhDs and MPhils or within programmes such as professional doctorates, 'taught' masters degrees, diplomas and certificates.

Palgrave Student Planner 2012-2013

01/05/2012, £7.99
This bestselling planner is the complete self-management tool for students. It contains everything students need to organize their information and time effectively, including study skills advice, diary pages, personal finance guidance, timetables, useful contacts and websites, spelling rules, notes pages, bookmark, and plastic pocket.

How to Survive University

Hardback, 04/04/2011, £4.99
At last, no more parents! But who's going to do your washing, and rescue you when you're short of cash? You're going to need survival skills. Think positively: view your student loan as the government's round (every night for three years)!

Research Methodology

Paperback, 16/11/2010, £26.99
This new edition of a bestseller is popular with international students and those looking for step-by-step guidance to help them through their research project.

Qualitative Research 3ed

Paperback, 17/11/2010, £27.99
Draws on a stellar list of leading qualitative researchers, each of whom is writing on their own specialized area in qualitative research, but doing so in a way that is clear and accessible to students and those new to the field of qualitative methods.

Practical guide to independent learning skills

Paperback, 24/05/2007, £5.99
Offers practical resources for students of all ages who have to organize their own learning and contend with homework, coursework and so on. This book contains information on the end flaps that can also be used to bookmark favourite pages.

Student Survival Guide

Paperback, 01/08/2001, £5.99
A guide to university life written by two current students at Cardiff University, encompassing study, the social scene and accommodation. They cover issues from the chaos of Fresher's week and difficult landlords, to sex and social life, the stress of finals and beyond.

Coding Manual For Qualitative Researchers

Paperback, 18/02/2009, £24.99
Suitable for beginners and advanced researchers, The Coding Manual for Qualitative Researchers is unique in providing, in one volume, an in-depth guide to each of the multiple approaches available for coding qualitative data.

Doing and Writing Action Research

Paperback, 18/04/2009, £22.99
Following on from the authors' extremely popular books on Action Research, this book deals with the core issues involved in writing-up Action Research Projects.

You Want to Do What? VII Alternative Career Options

Paperback, 01/11/2008, £14.99
Profiling over 80 careers considered to have less straightforward entry routes, this book demystifies a range of unusual yet serious career options - from Interior Design and TV Presenting to Arboriculture and Perfusionists. The profiles give an honest account of what the jobs involve, as well as identifying future career prospects for readers.

Communication in Everyday Life

Paperback, 18/03/2014, £61.00
An alternate version of the Communication in Everyday Life, this version includes four public speaking chapters with comprehensive coverage on preparing and delivering effective informative, persuasive, and special occasion presentations, in addition to practical instruction on communicating interpersonally, in groups, and with technology.

Work-Based Learning Student Handbook

Paperback, 01/05/2015, £17.99
This book will help work-based students to successfully navigate academia. It is a hands-on guide for learners, helping them to get the most out of their university experience. Real-life case studies and useful activities are embedded throughout, illuminating the routes to university qualifications based on workplace activity.

Your Research Project 2ed

Paperback, 27/04/2005, £21.99
Focuses on the differing needs of masters and PhD students. This title offers a fresh overview of the entire research chronology from start to finish. It includes student checklists and a chapter on research ethics.

Literature Review

Paperback, 04/09/2008, £18.99
Written in user-friendly language, this resource offers master's and doctoral level students in education and the social sciences a road map to developing and writing an effective literature review for a research project, thesis, or dissertation.


Paperback, 08/05/2012, £39.99
The Third Edition continues to provide a crystal clear yet in-depth guide to help researchers navigate the complexity of qualitative inquiry

Writing for University 2ed

Paperback, 23/03/2016, £6.99
This concise, handy guide demystifies academic writing, providing students with real insight into writing well at university. Direct and practical advice allows students to gain the confidence, knowledge and tools to hit the ground running from their first year of study. Well-presented, featuring lively illustrations.

How To Succeed At University

Paperback, 18/03/2009, £15.99
A structured and supportive approach to developing a student's learning and achievement. The book helps the reader plan for their own personal, educational and career development.

Surviving Your Dissertation

Paperback, 23/05/2007, £29.99
Using examples from a wide range of disciplines, the authors give readers expert advice on the entire dissertation process. The entire text has been updated with new examples, and there is also an up-to-the-minute discussion of online research and the use of software packages.

Study Skills for Students with Dyslexia 2ed

Paperback, 25/04/2012, £19.99
Full of advice on topics such as note taking, reading strategies and exam technique, this fully revised and updated edition motivates, inspires and guides dyslexic students through their college studies.

Mature Student's Handbook

Paperback, 21/04/2009, £19.99
A practical guide allowing mature students to build on their strengths and overcome challenges. Includes worked examples, exercises and space for recording strategies and successes. Covers areas such as lectures, seminars, reading and note-taking, presentations, writing, exams, time management, finance and careers.

The Study Skills Handbook (Simplified Chinese Language Edition)

Paperback, 08/02/2013, £15.99
Available for the first time in simplified Chinese, The Study Skills Handbook helps you to develop the skills you need for higher level study, to obtain a good degree and plan for your future career. An international bestseller, the book is ideal for Chinese-speaking students embarking on a course at an English-speaking institution.

Studying History 4ed

Paperback, 09/11/2016, £19.99
This best-selling guide will help you get to grips with the larger themes and issues behind historical study, while also showing you how to formulate your own ideas in a clear, analytical style. Fully updated throughout, further advice on web-based sources and avoiding plagiarism will equip you with the tools you need to succeed on your course.

Smart Thinking: How to Think Conceptually, Design Solutions and Make Decisions

Paperback, 08/04/2016, £15.99
We all have the ability to think conceptually and creatively, but for many of us this potential lies untapped. Smart Thinking will teach you how to generate your own original ideas, create new concepts, assess risk, solve problems and make balanced decisions. Above all, this book will show you how to truly think for yourself.

How to Begin Studying English Literature 4ed

Paperback, 07/06/2016, £17.99
This book has established itself as one of the most popular introductory student guides in the field. The fourth edition has been updated throughout, with a brand new chapter on critics and contexts in essay writing. It shows the reader how to approach literature, featuring chapters on themes, characters, structure, style, irony and analysis.

Writing for Science Students

Paperback, 06/06/2017, £14.99
Writing for Science Students is a practical guide to the techniques you need for accurate, clear and effective writing. This book takes you through each stage of the process, from understanding the requirements of your assignment and planning your research, right through to reading, structuring your writing and editing.

Business Student's Phrase Book: Key Vocabulary for Effective Writing

Paperback, 26/05/2017, £15.99
To write successfully in business - both at university and in the workplace - you need to communicate your ideas clearly and correctly; imprecise or incorrect word use will lessen the clarity and credibility of your work. This book gives you an accessible `way in' to the words and phrases you will need to use in essays, case studies and reports.

Studying in English: Strategies for Success in Higher Education

Paperback, 04/06/2017, £15.99
Are you studying, or planning to study, a degree taught in English? If so, this is the book for you. It's full of examples, ideas, activities and good advice to help you improve your English and make the most of your university experience, whether you are abroad or taking university classes in English at home.

The Student's Guide to Peer Mentoring: Get More From Your University Experience

Paperback, 24/05/2017, £14.99
Whether you already work as a student mentor or are considering becoming one, this book will serve as an indispensable companion and will help you to make the most of your mentoring experience.

Get Sorted: How to make the most of your student experience

Paperback, 03/05/2015, £12.99
- There are a host of useful illustrations, diagrams, checklists, exercises and real student stories to help you get the most from the book.- It's easy to find your way around the chapters so you can pick the bits that are most relevant for you.

Studying Law 4ed

Paperback, 23/07/2014, £19.99
Studying Law introduces students to the fundamental legal skills that they will need to successfully study the subject, such as case analysis, legislative interpretation, problem solving and essay writing, and to the core Law subjects themselves and the distinctions between them.

Who's Who 2012

Hardback, 05/12/2011, £225.00
The 164th annual edition of the internationally respected and renowned source book of information on people of influence and interest in all areas of public life.

How to do a Research Project

Paperback, 20/12/2006, £16.99
* A student-friendly and supportive guide to designing, implementing, analyzing and reporting on undergraduate degree projects. * A key new volume for the vast study skills market, written by the author of the bestselling Real World Research, Second Edition (Blackwell, 2002).

Theatre Careers Handbook: 2013

Paperback, 01/12/2012, £12.00

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Paperback, 01/07/2008, £12.00


Paperback, 23/07/2009, £12.00

Palgrave Student Planner 2013-2014

25/04/2013, £7.99
This best-selling planner is the complete self-management tool for students. It contains everything students need to organise their information and time effectively, including study skills advice, diary pages, personal finance guidance, timetables, useful contacts and websites, spelling rules, notes pages and much more.
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