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Psychological methodology books

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Multilevel Analysis Techniques and Applications, Third Edition by Joop J. Hox, Mirjam Moerbeek Multilevel Analysis Techniques and Applications, Third Edition
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Applauded for its clarity, this accessible introduction helps readers apply multilevel techniques to their research. The book also includes advanced extensions, making it useful as both an introduction for students and as a reference for researchers. Basic models and examples...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/09/2017

The Organisation and Impact of Social Research Six Original Case Studies in Education and Behavioural Sciences by Marten Shipman The Organisation and Impact of Social Research Six Original Case Studies in Education and Behavioural Sciences

Originally published in 1976, the authors of six of the most widely quoted works in behavioural science related to education, at the time, here describe in detail their research work, including its origins, planning and implementation. The accounts are unusual,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/09/2017

Qualitative Analysis Using NVivo The Five-Level QDA Method by Nicholas H. Woolf, Christina Silver Qualitative Analysis Using NVivo The Five-Level QDA Method
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Software is cut-and-dried - every button you press has a predictable effect - but qualitative analysis is open-ended and unfolds in unpredictable ways. This contradiction is best resolved by separating analytic strategies - what you plan to do - from...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2017

Doing Poetic Inquiry by Helen Owton Doing Poetic Inquiry

This book offers a phenomenologically-inspired approach to sharing stories via `poetic inquiry', a research approach that is rapidly gaining popularity within psychology and the wider social sciences. Owton begins by framing how poetry can appeal to all of the senses,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/09/2017

Qualitative Analysis Using ATLAS.ti The Five-Level QDA (TM) Method by Nicholas H. Woolf, Christina (University of Surrey, UK) Silver Qualitative Analysis Using ATLAS.ti The Five-Level QDA (TM) Method
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Software is cut-and-dried - every button you press has a predictable effect - but qualitative analysis is open-ended and unfolds in unpredictable ways. This contradiction is best resolved by separating analytic strategies - what you plan to do - from...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2017

Qualitative Analysis Using NVivo The Five-Level QDA (R) Method by Nicholas H. Woolf, Christina (University of Surrey, UK) Silver Qualitative Analysis Using NVivo The Five-Level QDA (R) Method
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Software is cut-and-dried - every button you press has a predictable effect - but qualitative analysis is open-ended and unfolds in unpredictable ways. This contradiction is best resolved by separating analytic strategies - what you plan to do - from...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Qualitative Analysis Using ATLAS.ti The Five-Level QDA (TM) Method by Nicholas H. Woolf, Christina (University of Surrey, UK) Silver Qualitative Analysis Using ATLAS.ti The Five-Level QDA (TM) Method
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Software is cut-and-dried - every button you press has a predictable effect - but qualitative analysis is open-ended and unfolds in unpredictable ways. This contradiction is best resolved by separating analytic strategies - what you plan to do - from...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Handbook of Arts-Based Research by Patricia (Independent Scholar, Kennebunk, Maine, USA) Leavy Handbook of Arts-Based Research
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Bringing together interdisciplinary leaders in methodology and arts-based research (ABR), this comprehensive handbook explores the synergies between artistic and research practices and addresses issues in designing, implementing, evaluating, and publishing ABR studies. Coverage includes the full range of ABR genres,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Foundations of Yoga Psychology by K. Ramakrishna Rao Foundations of Yoga Psychology

This book discusses the profound philosophy and practical psychology behind yoga, beyond its popular body-culture aspect. It pays particular attention to the psychological principles involved and their implications for the consummate understanding of human nature. It explores the psychological aspects...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/08/2017

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Understanding Statistics for the Social Sciences with IBM SPSS by Robert (University of Thailand, Bangkok) Ho Understanding Statistics for the Social Sciences with IBM SPSS
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This introductory textbook is suitable for social sciences undergraduate students where statistics is a core component of the undergrad program. The book presents clear explanations of basic statistical concepts, the manual calculation of statistical equations, and introduces students to the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/09/2017

Understanding Statistics for the Social Sciences with IBM SPSS by Robert (University of Thailand, Bangkok) Ho Understanding Statistics for the Social Sciences with IBM SPSS
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This introductory textbook is suitable for social sciences undergraduate students where statistics is a core component of the undergrad program. The book presents clear explanations of basic statistical concepts, the manual calculation of statistical equations, and introduces students to the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/09/2017

Teacher Inquiries in Literacy Teaching-Learning Learning To Collaborate in Elementary Urban Classrooms by Christine C. Pappas Teacher Inquiries in Literacy Teaching-Learning Learning To Collaborate in Elementary Urban Classrooms

This book consists of the reports of 13 urban elementary teacher researchers' year-long inquiries around literacy topics--conducted as part of a collaborative school-university action research project. The focus is on how they attempted to transform their teaching practices to meet...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Inside Stories Qualitative Research Reflections by Kathleen B. DeMarrais Inside Stories Qualitative Research Reflections

Although articles reporting research studies are helpful in acquainting students with methodological approaches, they often make the process look so straightforward, clean, and effortless. It is rare to find an article that tells the real story behind the finished product....
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology by Hugh Coolican Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology

This sixth edition of Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology has been fully revised and updated, providing students with the most readable and comprehensive survey of research methods, statistical concepts and procedures in psychology today. Assuming no prior knowledge, this...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

A Handbook for Data Analysis in the Behaviorial Sciences Volume 1: Methodological Issues Volume 2: Statistical Issues by Gideon Keren A Handbook for Data Analysis in the Behaviorial Sciences Volume 1: Methodological Issues Volume 2: Statistical Issues

Statistical methodology is often conceived by social scientists in a technical manner; they use it for support rather than for illumination. This two-volume set attempts to provide some partial remedy to the problems that have led to this state of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Foundations for Research Methods of Inquiry in Education and the Social Sciences by Kathleen B. DeMarrais Foundations for Research Methods of Inquiry in Education and the Social Sciences

Designed for introductory research courses in the professional fields and social sciences, this text acquaints students and beginning researchers with a broad view of research methodologies and an understanding of the assumptions that inform each of these approaches. More experienced...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Multilevel Modeling Using Mplus by Holmes Finch Multilevel Modeling Using Mplus

This book is designed primarily for upper level undergraduate and graduate level students taking a course in multilevel modelling and/or statistical modelling with a large multilevel modelling component. The focus is on presenting the theory and practice of major multilevel...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

First Steps In Research and Statistics A Practical Workbook for Psychology Students by Dennis Howitt First Steps In Research and Statistics A Practical Workbook for Psychology Students

First Steps in Research and Statistics is a new, very accessible approach to learning about quantitative methods. No previous knowledge or experience is assumed and every stage of the research process is covered.Key topics include: Formulating your research questions How...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Multidimensional Scaling History, Theory, and Applications by Forrest W. Young Multidimensional Scaling History, Theory, and Applications

This outstanding presentation of the fundamentals of multidimensional scaling illustrates the applicability of MDS to a wide variety of disciplines. The first two sections provide ground work in the history and theory of MDS. The final section applies MDS techniques...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Research Methods for Applied Psychologists Design, Analysis and Reporting by Paula (Griffith University, Australia) Brough Research Methods for Applied Psychologists Design, Analysis and Reporting
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This is the first complete guide to the range of research methods available to applied psychologists. Ideal for students and researchers alike, and covering both quantitative and qualitative techniques, the book provides a concise overview of the options available for...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Research Methods for Applied Psychologists Design, Analysis and Reporting by Paula (Griffith University, Australia) Brough Research Methods for Applied Psychologists Design, Analysis and Reporting
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This is the first complete guide to the range of research methods available to applied psychologists. Ideal for students and researchers alike, and covering both quantitative and qualitative techniques, the book provides a concise overview of the options available for...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

Evaluation Essentials, Second Edition From A to Z by Marvin C. Alkin, Anne T. Vo Evaluation Essentials, Second Edition From A to Z
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Thoroughly revised and updated, this engaging text has given thousands of students and new evaluators the practical information and expert advice needed to conduct or use evaluations. In 26 concise sections, the book describes how to articulate answerable evaluation questions,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Principles-Focused Evaluation The GUIDE by Michael Quinn (Utilization-Focused Evaluation, Saint Paul, USA) Patton Principles-Focused Evaluation The GUIDE
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How can programs and organizations ensure they are adhering to core principles--and assess whether doing so is yielding desired results? From evaluation pioneer Michael Quinn Patton, this book introduces the principles-focused evaluation (P-FE) approach and demonstrates its relevance and application...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Principles-Focused Evaluation The GUIDE by Michael Quinn (Utilization-Focused Evaluation, Saint Paul, USA) Patton Principles-Focused Evaluation The GUIDE
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How can programs and organizations ensure they are adhering to core principles--and assess whether doing so is yielding desired results? From evaluation pioneer Michael Quinn Patton, this book introduces the principles-focused evaluation (P-FE) approach and demonstrates its relevance and application...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

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Interpreting Basic Statistics A Workbook Based on Excerpts from Journal Articles by Zealure C. Holcomb, Keith S. (University of North Carolina, USA) Cox Interpreting Basic Statistics A Workbook Based on Excerpts from Journal Articles
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Interpreting Basic Statistics gives students valuable practice in interpreting statistical reporting as it actually appears in peer-reviewed journals. New to the eighth edition:? A broader array of basic statistical concepts is covered, especially to better reflect the New Statistics.? Journal...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/08/2017

Interpreting Basic Statistics A Workbook Based on Excerpts from Journal Articles by Zealure C. Holcomb, Keith S. (University of North Carolina, USA) Cox Interpreting Basic Statistics A Workbook Based on Excerpts from Journal Articles
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Interpreting Basic Statistics gives students valuable practice in interpreting statistical reporting as it actually appears in peer-reviewed journals. New to the eighth edition:? A broader array of basic statistical concepts is covered, especially to better reflect the New Statistics.? Journal...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/08/2017

Statistics And Experimental Design For Psychologists: A Model Comparison Approach by Rory (Goldsmiths, Univ Of London, Uk) Allen Statistics And Experimental Design For Psychologists: A Model Comparison Approach
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The knowledge of how to calculate and use statistics are necessary skills for all psychology students. Although this discipline can be daunting, the usual fear and anxiety inspired by statistics can be overcome by explaining the fundamental concepts in everyday...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/08/2017

Designing Experiments and Analyzing Data A Model Comparison Perspective, Third Edition by Scott E. (University of Notre Dame, USA) Maxwell, Harold D. (University of New Mexico, USA) Delaney, Ken Kelley Designing Experiments and Analyzing Data A Model Comparison Perspective, Third Edition
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Designing Experiments and Analyzing Data: A Model Comparison Perspective (3rd edition) offers an integrative conceptual framework for understanding experimental design and data analysis. Maxwell, Delaney, and Kelley first apply fundamental principles to simple experimental designs followed by an application of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Multivariable Modeling and Multivariate Analysis for the Behavioral Sciences by Brian S. Everitt Multivariable Modeling and Multivariate Analysis for the Behavioral Sciences

Multivariable Modeling and Multivariate Analysis for the Behavioral Sciences shows students how to apply statistical methods to behavioral science data in a sensible manner. Assuming some familiarity with introductory statistics, the book analyzes a host of real-world data to provide...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Statistics And Experimental Design For Psychologists: A Model Comparison Approach by Rory (Goldsmiths, Univ Of London, Uk) Allen Statistics And Experimental Design For Psychologists: A Model Comparison Approach
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The knowledge of how to calculate and use statistics are necessary skills for all psychology students. Although this discipline can be daunting, the usual fear and anxiety inspired by statistics can be overcome by explaining the fundamental concepts in everyday...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Designing and Proposing Your Research Project by Jennifer Brown Urban Designing and Proposing Your Research Project

Designing a study and writing up a research proposal takes time - often more time than actually conducting the study! This practical guide will save you time by walking you through every step of the process. While many research design...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/08/2017

Sampling Methodologies with Applications by Poduri S.R.S. Rao Sampling Methodologies with Applications

Sampling methods are integral to the design of surveys and experiments, to the validity of results, and thus to the study of statistics, social science, and a variety other disciplines that use statistical data. Yet most of the available texts...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/08/2017

Handbook of Statistical Analyses Using Stata, Fourth Edition by Brian S. Everitt Handbook of Statistical Analyses Using Stata, Fourth Edition

With each new release of Stata, a comprehensive resource is needed to highlight the improvements as well as discuss the fundamentals of the software. Fulfilling this need, A Handbook of Statistical Analyses Using Stata, Fourth Edition has been fully updated...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/08/2017

Afflictions Steps Toward a Visual Psychological Anthropology by Robert Lemelson, Annie Tucker Afflictions Steps Toward a Visual Psychological Anthropology
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This book is one of the first to integrate psychological and medical anthropology with the methodologies of visual anthropology, specifically ethnographic film. It discusses and complements the work presented in Afflictions: Culture and Mental Illness in Indonesia, the first film...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/08/2017

Irrepressible Truth On Lacan's `The Freudian Thing' by Adrian Johnston Irrepressible Truth On Lacan's `The Freudian Thing'

This book offers readers a uniquely detailed engagement with the ideas of legendary French psychoanalyst Jacques Lacan. The Freudian Thing is one of Lacan's most important texts, wherein he explains the significance and stakes of his return to Freud as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/07/2017

From Methodology to Methods in Human Psychology by Jaan Valsiner From Methodology to Methods in Human Psychology

This Brief aims to provide a theoretically innovative introduction to the methodology of the human sciences. It presents a new version of methodology, as a system of mutually linked acts of creating knowledge where both abstract and concrete features of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/07/2017

Understanding Research Methods An Overview of the Essentials by Mildred L. Patten, Michelle Newhart Understanding Research Methods An Overview of the Essentials
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A perennial bestseller since 1997, this updated tenth edition of Understanding Research Methods provides a detailed overview of all the important concepts traditionally covered in a research methods class. It covers the principles of both qualitative and quantitative research, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/07/2017

Understanding Research Methods An Overview of the Essentials by Mildred L. Patten, Michelle Newhart Understanding Research Methods An Overview of the Essentials
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A perennial bestseller since 1997, this updated tenth edition of Understanding Research Methods provides a detailed overview of all the important concepts traditionally covered in a research methods class. It covers the principles of both qualitative and quantitative research, and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/07/2017

Mindfulness and Meditation for Adolescents Practices and Programs by Betsy L. Wisner Mindfulness and Meditation for Adolescents Practices and Programs

This book describes mindfulness and meditation practices and programs for adolescents by situating the topic in a bio-psychosocial-cultural approach. Using this framework, the benefits of these practices and programs for adolescents- with an emphasis on evidence-based practices-are explored. In addition...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/07/2017

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