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Higher modern studies success guide
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Exam Board: SQALevel: HigherSubject: Modern StudiesFirst Teaching: 2014, First Exam: 2015CfE Higher Modern Studies Success Guide provides easy-to-use ...
Hillbilly elegy
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A SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERWaterstones nonfiction Book of the Month (June)A Time Magazine Top 10 Nonfiction Book of 2016SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTUR...

No refuge for women
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An expos? of the hidden suffering that over half of Syria's refugees endure and the conflicts they continue to flee.No refuge: this is the harsh reali...
Spending to win
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Governments in some democracies target economic policies, like industrial subsidies, to small groups at the expense of many. Why do some governments r...

Agent_Zero
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The Final Volume of the Groundbreaking Trilogy on Agent-Based ModelingIn this pioneering synthesis, Joshua Epstein introduces a new theoretical entity...
Keywords
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Raymond Williams' seminal exploration of the history of meaning of some of the most important words in the English language.First published in 1976, a...

Social science concepts
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Concepts lie at the core of social science theory and methodology. They provide substance to theories; they form the basis of measurement; they influe...
Tao Te Ching (Dao De Jing)
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No understanding of Chinese civilization is possible without a grasp of Taoism, the philosophy that has shaped not just Chinese spirituality but also ...

Beyond a boundary
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'To say the best cricket book ever written is piffingly inadequate praise' Guardian'Great claims have been made for [Beyond a Boundary] since its fi...
Social work with children
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When working with children to promote their welfare and safeguard them from harm, the best course of action is not always clear. Based on two of the m...

A-Z of professional ethics
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If you are looking for an accessible introduction to the essential concepts that define the field of professional ethics, then this is the book for yo...
The fire this time
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THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Edited by two-time National Book Award winner and Women's Prize shortlisted-author Jesmyn Ward, a timely and groundbrea...

Multimethod research, causal mechanisms, and case studies
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An innovative and accessible textbook on multimethod and case-study researchMultimethod research has become indispensable to doing social science, and...
Social theory now
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The landscape of social theory has changed significantly over the three decades since the publication of Anthony Giddens and Jonathan Turner's seminal...

Tricks of the trade
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Drawing on more than four decades of experience as a researcher and teacher, Howard Becker now brings to students and researchers the many valuable te...
Understanding security
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This broad-ranging new text introduces a wide range of theoretical perspectives with a central focus on their application to understanding key issues ...

Bit by bit
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An innovative and accessible guide to doing social research in the digital ageIn just the past several years, we have witnessed the birth and rapid sp...
Quantitative social science
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An introductory textbook on data analysis and statistics written especially for students in the social sciences and allied fieldsQuantitative analysis...

Health and social care Candidate handbook
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Accessible, step-by-step, guidance on how to attain your Health and Social Care Level 2 Diploma with a clear focus on how to pass the assessment.Writt...
Researching real-world problems
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This is the perfect book for any student new to Research Methods. It is brilliantly written, witty, and always easy to understand. Taking as her star...

Economy and society
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Published posthumously in the early 1920's, Max Weber's Economy and Society has since become recognized as one of the greatest sociological treatise...
Evidence
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Howard S. Becker is a master of his discipline. His reputation as a teacher, as well as a sociologist, is supported by his best-selling quartet of soc...

Heads
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Heads: A Biography of Psychedelic America uncovers a hidden history of the biggest psychedelic distribution and belief system the world has ever know...
Social research methods
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This best-selling introduction to research methods provides students and researchers with unrivalled coverage of both quantitative and qualitative met...

Stolen
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For decades, it has been easier to imagine the end of the world than the end of capitalism.In the decade leading up to the 2008 financial crisis, boom...
Economy and society
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Economy and Society: The Final Versionrepresents the codification of Weber's thinking on the fundamental topics of social science: sociology as an i...

Qualitative inquiry & research design
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In the Fourth Edition of this bestselling book, John W Creswell and new co-author Cheryl N Poth explore the philosophical underpinnings, history and k...
The good research guide
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This bestselling introductory book offers practical and straightforward guidance on the basics of social research, ideal for anyone who needs to condu...

Discovering statistics using R
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Lecturers - request an e-inspection copy of this text or contact your local SAGE representative to discuss your course needs. Watch Andy Field's intr...
The unfolding of language
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'Language is mankind's greatest invention - except of course, that it was never invented.' So begins Guy Deutscher's fascinating investigation into th...

A guide to qualitative field research
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A Guide to Qualitative Field Research provides readers with clear, practical, and specific instructions for conducting qualitative research in the fie...
Multiculturalism
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Multiculturalism appears to be in terminal crisis. It has been blamed for undermining national identity, diluting social cohesion, creating ethnic ghe...

Madness
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Madness is something that frightens and fascinates us all. It is a word with which we are universally familiar, and a condition that haunts the human ...
Public administration
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Public administration ensures the development and delivery of the essential public services required for sustaining modern civilization. Covering area...

The welfare state
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Welfare states vary across nations and change over time. And the balance between markets and government; free enterprise and social protection is pere...
Evaluating research in academic journals
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A supplementary guide for students who are learning how to evaluate reports of empirical research published in academic journals. Your students will...

Quantitative social science
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An introductory textbook on data analysis and statistics written especially for students in the social sciences and allied fieldsQuantitative analysis...
The First Year of College
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This book is premised on a very powerful social/educational concern about college retention rates: one-third of first-year students seriously consider...

The systems view of life
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Over the past thirty years, a new systemic conception of life has emerged at the forefront of science. New emphasis has been given to complexity, netw...
The Kenyan TJRC
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Between 1963 and 2008 Kenya experienced systematic atrocities, economic crimes, ethnic violence, and the illegal taking of land. To come to terms with...

Reflective social work practice
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This book provides social workers with a framework for reflecting on their day-to-day practice. Using a social worker's diary as a starting point, it ...
Hillbilly elegy
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A SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERWaterstones nonfiction Book of the Month (June)A Time Magazine Top 10 Nonfiction Book of 2016SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTUR...

The infinite desire for growth
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Why society's expectation of economic growth is no longer realisticEconomic growth--and the hope of better things to come-is the religion of the moder...
Ripped, torn and cut
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Ripped, torn and cut offers a collection of original essays exploring the motivations behind - and the politics within - the multitude of fanzines tha...

Conservative but not Republican
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Conservative but Not Republican provides a clear and comprehensive framework for understanding the formation and structure of ideological self-identif...
Max Weber
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Weber's methodological writings form the bedrock of key ideas across the social sciences. His discussion of value freedom and value commitment, causal...

Energy economics
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Three quarters of our current electricity usage and transport methods are derived from fossil fuels and yet within two centuries these resources will ...
Single subject research methodology
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Single Case Research Methodology, 3rd Edition presents a thorough, technically sound, user-friendly, and comprehensive discussion of single case resea...

Politics, kingship, and poetry in medieval South India
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In this compelling new study, Whitney Cox presents a fundamental re-imagining of the politics of pre-modern India through the reinterpretation of the ...
Modernism and the social sciences
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This wide-ranging and original study reveals how prevalent modernism has become in the social sciences. With contributions from a number of leading in...

Artificial Intelligence
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Discussions about the future of Artificial Intelligence (AI), whether philosophical or popular, tend to view artificial intelligence as distinct from,...
Planning your dissertation
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Dissertations don't have to be daunting. This essential guide takes students through the planning for each stage of their dissertation, from hatching ...

Psychology
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Psychology is part of everyone's experience: it influences the way we think about everything from education and intelligence, to relationships and emo...
When they call you a terrorist
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Following the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin, three women - Alicia Garza, Opal Tometi, and Patrisse Khan-Cullor...

The logics of gender justice
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When and why do governments promote women's rights? Through comparative analysis of state action in seventy countries from 1975 to 2005, this book sho...
Reflections on sociology of sport
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In this tenth and celebratory volume in the Research in the Sociology of Sport series, ten recognized and influential sport scholars from around the w...

Ethics in the conflicts of modernity
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Alasdair MacIntyre explores some central philosophical, political and moral claims of modernity and argues that a proper understanding of human goods ...
Iran auto
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Since the revolution of 1979, scholars have portrayed the Islamic State's industrial development capacity in a negative light. Global isolation, incoh...

Systematic reviews in the social sciences
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Such diverse thinkers as Lao-Tze, Confucius, and U. S. Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld have all pointed out that we need to be able to tell the diff...
Transgender history
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Covering American transgender history from the mid-twentieth century to today, Transgender History takes a chronological approach to the subject of tr...

The H-spot
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What do women want? It's a time-old question, but if you head out into America and talk to women one-on-one, as Jill Filipovic has done, you discover ...
Complete psychology
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The new edition of Complete Psychology is the definitive undergraduate textbook. It not only fits exactly with the very latest BPS curriculum and offe...

Physical intelligence
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Using our Physical Intelligence we can strengthen our cognitive function and alter our mood, emotional responses, stress, confidence and happiness le...
Edexcel GCSE citizenship. Student's book
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Exam Board: EdexcelLevel & Subject: GCSE Citizenship StudiesFirst teaching: September 2016 First exams: June 2018Endorsed by EdexcelCitizenship To...

Using basic statistics in the behavioral and social sciences
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This text introduces the essentials of the statistical technique. Rather than rote memorization of formulae, the emphasis is on developing an understa...
Theoretical sociology
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Undergraduate students of social and sociological theory

The SAGE handbook of qualitative research
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The substantially updated and revised Fifth Edition of this landmark handbook presents the state-of-the-art theory and practice of qualitative inquiry...
Qualitative social research
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Qualitative Social Research employs an accessible approach to present the multiple ways in which criticism enhances research practice. Packed full of ...

Salafism in Lebanon
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The past two decades have seen an increasing association between Lebanese Salafism and violence, with less attention being paid to Salafis who focus o...
Edexcel GCSE citizenship. Teacher's file
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Citizenship Today for Edexcel GCSE 9-1 Citizenship Studies offers all the knowledge students require to do well and combining thorough course coverage...

GCSE child development for AQA. Student workbook
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The Student Workbook allows students to develop and demonstrate understanding of knowledge and skills to enable them to achieve success at GCSE Child ...
The Cambridge companion to Foucault
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For Michel Foucault, philosophy was a way of questioning the allegedly necessary truths that underpin the practices and institutions of modern society...

Doing your literature review
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Electronic Inspection Copy available for instructors here The literature review is a compulsory part of research and, increasingly, may form the whol...
Mutual intercultural relations
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In culturally diverse societies, one of the biggest questions on our minds is 'how shall we all live together?' Mutual Intercultural Relations offers ...

Social research methods
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This book explains and demonstrates to students when to use and how to apply the quantitative and qualitative techniques that they'll need to do the...
The SAGE handbook of action research
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'For anyone seeking to create meaning out of life, inspire others with publication of research discoveries and insights, and help the world become a b...

The coding manual for qualitative researchers
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Lecturers, request your electronic inspection copy Johnny Saldaña's unique and invaluable manual demystifies the qualitative coding process with a c...
Things hidden since the foundation of the world
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Things Hidden Since the Foundation of the World presents a highly original global theory of culture. Here, in his greatest work, René Girard explores...

Set-theoretic methods for the social sciences
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Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA) and other set-theoretic methods distinguish themselves from other approaches to the study of social phenomena b...
The difference
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In this landmark book, Scott Page redefines the way we understand ourselves in relation to one another. The Difference is about how we think in groups...

Stacking the coffins
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The 1918-19 influenza pandemic disrupted Irish society and politics. Stilling cities and towns as it passed through, it closed schools, courts and lib...
Social theory
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Ideas in Profile: Small Introductions to Big Topics In a world that is constantly changing, understanding the world has never been more important. Bu...

Transcribing for social research
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How can we capture the words, gestures and conduct of study participants? How do we transcribe what happens in social interactions in analytically use...
Understand probability
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The Little Quick Fix to Understanding Probability breaks it down step by step with crystal clear examples and exercises from one of the leading quanti...

Know your numbers
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The Know Your Numbers Little Quick Fix teaches students easy ways to nail the basic numbers, but also why it's important. Relationships between number...
The essential guide to doing your research project
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Lecturers, request your electronic inspection copy here. The ultimate companion to successfully completing your research project, the author guides y...

Cyber mercenaries
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Cyber Mercenaries explores the secretive relationships between states and hackers. As cyberspace has emerged as the new frontier for geopolitics, stat...
Finding common ground
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Over the past decade there has been growing national and international concern about the impact of systems for the management of research ethics in th...

Citizenship
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Interest in citizenship has never been higher. But what does it mean to be a citizen of a modern, complex community? Why is citizenship important? Can...
Global health inequities
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Despite living in a 'globalized' world where advances in medicine, technology and science come at an ever-increasing pace, there exist staggering ineq...

The SAGE handbook of social media research methods
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The SAGE Handbook of Social Media Research Methods offers a step-by-step guide to overcoming the challenges inherent in research projects that deal wi...
Qualitative researching
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The third edition of this best-selling text guides students and researchers through the process of doing qualitative research, clearly explaining how ...

Allies or adversaries
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Governments throughout the developing world have witnessed a proliferation of non-governmental, non-profit organizations (NGOs) providing services lik...
Radical help
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How should we live: how should we care for one another; grow our capabilities to work, to learn, to love and fully realise our potential? This excitin...

End game
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overconsumption / population growth / dwindling resources / climate change / disease / contamination / storms / thirst / war . will the struggle to si...
The political writings of Alexander Hamilton
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Few of America's founders influenced its political system more than Alexander Hamilton. He played a leading role in writing and ratifying the Constitu...

Radical help
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How should we live: how should we care for one another; grow our capabilities to work, to learn, to love and fully realise our potential? This excitin...
The Cambridge companion to the United States Constitution
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This Companion provides a broad, historically informed introduction to the study of the US constitutional system. In place of the usual laundry lists ...

What's mine is yours
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In the 20th century humanity consumed products faster than ever, but this way of living is no longer sustainable. This new and important book shows ho...
Philosophies of social science
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This book will certainly prove to be a useful resource and reference point . a good addition to anyone's bookshelf. Network This is a superb collect...

Small places, large issues
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This introduction to social and cultural anthropology has become a modern classic, revealing the rich global variation in social life and culture acro...
Doing grounded theory
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This short, easy to read introduction to grounded theory will help you to employ the method in your research project. Uwe Flick discusses each stage o...

The SAGE handbook of qualitative research ethics
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This handbook is a much-needed and in-depth review of the distinctive set of ethical considerations which accompanies qualitative research. This is pa...
An introduction to text mining
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Students in social science courses communicate, socialize, shop, learn, and work online. When they are asked to collect data for course projects they ...

The myths we live by
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In this witty and mischievous book, philosopher Peter Cave dissects the most controversial disputes today and uses philosophical argument to reveal th...
The rights revolution revisited
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The rights revolution in the United States consisted of both sweeping changes in constitutional doctrines and landmark legislative reform, followed by...

Reflexive methodology
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Praise for the Second Edition: In opposition to most literature on how to conduct good social science research which is either empirically orien...
Reflexive methodology
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Praise for the Second Edition: In opposition to most literature on how to conduct good social science research which is either empirically orien...

Hierarchical linear models
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Popular in its first edition for its rich, illustrative examples and lucid explanations of the theory and use of hierarchical linear models (HLM), the...
Doing focus groups
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Focus groups are a popular method for collecting qualitative data in the social sciences. Doing Focus Groups provides a concise, practical introductio...

How to do your research project
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