The Resource Social research : issues, methods and process, Tim May

Social research : issues, methods and process, Tim May

Label
Social research : issues, methods and process
Title
Social research
Title remainder
issues, methods and process
Statement of responsibility
Tim May
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
May examines the research process in general and aspects of its practice in particular, in order to bridge the gap between theory and methods. This expanded edition incorporates the latest developments in social research.
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
300.72
Index
index present
LC call number
H61
LC item number
.M39 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Summary expansion
This fully revised and updated popular text successfully bridges the gap between theory and methods in social research, clearly illuminating these essential components for understanding the dynamics of social relations. The book is divided into two parts, with part one examining the issues and perspectives in social research and part two setting out the methods and processes. Updates to this edition include: A new chapter on case study research A new concluding chapter Links to additional websites and IT applications that are integrated throughout the book Updated experiential examples and scenarios More international examples The clear writing style, chapter summaries, questions for reflection and signposts to further readings continue to make this book the ideal companion to social research for students across the social sciences. In addition, it will be recognised as an invaluable source of reference for those practising and teaching social research who wish to keep abreast of key developments in the field. With contributions from Beth Perry (University of Salford) and Carole Sutton (University of Plymouth). This fully revised and updated popular text successfully bridges the gap between theory and methods in social research, clearly illuminating these essential components for understanding the dynamics of social relations. The book is divided into two parts, with part one examining the issues and perspectives in social research and part two setting out the methods and processes. Updates to this edition include: A new chapter on case study research A new concluding chapter Links to additional websites and IT applications that are integrated throughout the book Updated experiential examples and scenarios More international examples The clear writing style, chapter summaries, questions for reflection and signposts to further readings continue to make this book the ideal companion to social research for students across the social sciences. In addition, it will be recognised as an invaluable source of reference for those practising and teaching social research who wish to keep abreast of key developments in the field. With contributions from Beth Perry (University of Salford) and Carole Sutton (University of Plymouth)
Label
Social research : issues, methods and process, Tim May
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-319) and indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Issues in social research -- pt. 2. Methods of social research -- pt. 3. Research in practice
Control code
ocn743233813
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th ed
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 332 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780335239986
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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320c97ba-80c0-4e67-bfb6-463c53faa0bb
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not applicable
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.b25537659
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)743233813
  • pebco0335239986

Library Locations

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