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  • Superintelligence by Nick Bostrom
    Superintelligence (English, Paperback) Nick Bostrom

    This seminal book injects the topic of superintelligence into the academic and popular mainstream. What happens when machines surpass humans in general intelligence? Will artificial agents save or destroy us? In a tour de force of analytic thinking, Bostrom lays a foundation for understanding the future of humanity and intelligent life.

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  • Single Case Research Methodology by Jennifer R. Ledford
    Single Case Research Methodology (English, Paperback) Jennifer R. Ledford

    Revised edition of Single case research methodology, 2014.

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  • Doing a Systematic Review by Angela Boland
    Doing a Systematic Review (English, Paperback) Angela Boland

    Structured around 10 key steps to complete the systematic review process, the new edition of the bestseller is the perfect guide to using the technique in a research project.

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  • The SAGE Handbook of Qualitative Research by Norman K. Denzin
    The SAGE Handbook of Qualitative Research (English, Hardback) Norman K. Denzin

    The new Fifth Edition of The SAGE Handbook of Qualitative Research has been significantly revised, and draws together a team of leading scholars to present the latest in the theory and practice of qualitative research.

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  • An Introduction to Research in Counselling and Psychotherapy by John McLeod
    An Introduction to Research in Counselling and Psychotherapy (English, Paperback) John McLeod

    As an introduction to the basic principles of research theory and practice, this book is the ideal starter text for any counselling trainee or practitioner learning about the research process for the very first time.

    $37.79 $48.00
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  • The Coding Manual for Qualitative Researchers by Johnny Saldana
    The Coding Manual for Qualitative Researchers (English, Paperback) Johnny Saldana

    Systematically introducing readers to over 30 coding techniques, this new edition is now supported by a brand new website with links to videos, example of approaches in action and downloadable transcripts with which to practice, making this book indispensable for all those doing qualitative research.

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  • Case Study Research and Applications by Robert K. Yin
    Case Study Research and Applications (English, Paperback) Robert K. Yin

    Recognized as one of the most cited methodology books in the social sciences, the Sixth Edition of Robert K. Yin's bestselling text provides a complete portal to the world of case study research. With the integration of 11 applications in this edition, the book gives readers access to exemplary case studies drawn from a wide variety of academic and applied fields. Ultimately, Case Study Research and Applications will guide students in the successful design and use of the case study research method. New to this Edition Includes 11 in-depth applications that show how researchers have implemented case study methods successfully. Increases reference to relativist and constructivist approaches to case study research, as well as how case studies can be part of mixed methods projects. Places greater emphasis on using plausible rival explanations to bolster case study quality. Discusses synthesizing findings across case studies in a multiple-case study in more detail Adds an expanded list of 15 fields that have text or texts devoted to case study research. Sharpens discussion of distinguishing research from non-research case studies. The author brings to light at least three remaining gaps to be filled in the future: how rival explanations can become more routinely integrated into all case study research; the difference between case-based and variable-based approaches to designing and analyzing case studies; and the relationship between case study research and qualitative research.

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  • Doing a Literature Review by Christopher Hart
    Doing a Literature Review (English, Paperback) Christopher Hart

    In combining a critical, philosophical approach with an expertly selected body of practical examples, the Second Edition of Chris Hart's landmark text provides both the intellectual understanding and the technical skills required to produce sophisticated, robust literature reviews of the very highest standard.

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  • The Cosmic Hologram by Jude Currivan
    The Cosmic Hologram (English, Paperback) Jude Currivan

    How holographic patterns of information underlie our physical reality

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  • Successful Qualitative Research by Dr. Victoria Clarke
    Successful Qualitative Research (English, Paperback) Dr. Victoria Clarke, Dr. Virginia Braun

    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.

    $70.18
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  • Nudge by Richard H. Thaler
    Nudge (English, Paperback) Richard H. Thaler, Cass R. Sunstein

    Every day we make decisions: about the things that we buy or the meals we eat; about the investments we make or our children's health and education; even the causes that we champion or the planet itself. This book offers a fresh way of looking at the world for individuals and governments alike.

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  • The Essential Guide to Doing Your Research Project by Zina O'Leary
    The Essential Guide to Doing Your Research Project (English, Paperback) Zina O'Leary

    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.

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  • The Field Guide to Understanding 'Human Error' by Professor Sidney Dekker
    The Field Guide to Understanding 'Human Error' (English, Paperback) Professor Sidney Dekker

    This latest edition of The Field Guide to Understanding 'Human Error ' will help you understand how to move beyond 'human error'; how to understand accidents; how to do better investigations; how to understand and improve your safety work.

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  • Doing Qualitative Research by David Silverman
    Doing Qualitative Research (Mixed media product) David Silverman

    Accessible, practical, and packed with indispensable advice, this bestselling textbook is the perfect hands-on guide for any student embarking on their own research that now comes with an interactive field guide.

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  • Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology by Hugh Coolican
    Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology (English, Paperback) Hugh Coolican

    "Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology, sixth edition, provides comprehensive coverage of both quantitative and qualitative methods and statistics. The new edition has been updated to reflect recent software updates and advances in knowledge. This classic research methods text is an essential purchase for all psychology students studying at degree level and beyond"--

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  • Practical Theology and Qualitative Research - second edition by John Swinton
    Practical Theology and Qualitative Research - second edition (English, Paperback) John Swinton, Harriet Mowat

    Practical Theology and Qualitative Research examines methodologies of the social sciences and questions how they can enable the task of theological reflection. Practical theology is a growing discipline in its own right, and the authors offer the latest thinking in this area; of how to use theological learning in practical situations.

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  • The Literature Review by Lawrence A. Machi
    The Literature Review (English, Paperback) Lawrence A. Machi, Brenda T. McEvoy

    This book is a road map for researching, arguing, and composing a literature review. It gathers into one volume the strategies, tools, and techniques of the experienced researcher, in order to help the reader build a high quality literature review.

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  • Working Together for Children by Gary Walker
    Working Together for Children (English, Paperback) Gary Walker

    Working Together for Children provides an account of the systems and processes of multi-agency work with several groups of children and their families. The key philosophy of the book is that such work is inherently complex, and only by understanding and grappling with these complexities can prospective or practising professionals within children's services contribute really effectively to...

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  • Developing Research Proposals by Pam Denicolo
    Developing Research Proposals (English, Paperback) Pam Denicolo, Lucinda Becker

    A no-nonsense, entertaining guide to developing successful research proposals and grant applications from an author team with the inside track on what works.

    $33.59 $38.00
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  • Literature Reviews in Social Work by Robin Kiteley
    Literature Reviews in Social Work (English, Paperback) Robin Kiteley, Christine Stogdon

    This book provides social work students with a clear and accessible guide to the process of conducting a literature review, giving them the skills, confidence and knowledge required to produce their own successful review.

    $27.28 $37.00
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