This introduction to social research methods became a bestseller when it was first published. For fifteen years it has been used by students and professionals in sociology, social work, community development, education, health, welfare, psychology, management, environmental studies, legal studies, and many other fields. Now thoroughly revised and updated, it takes the reader through the basics of research, including where to start; how to manage a research project; methods, techniques and resources; and interpretation, analysis and communication.
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Yoland Wadsworth is a researcher and consultant in the human services field. She cofounded the Action Research Issues Centre in Melbourne, is the author of Everyday Evaluation on the Run, and is a research fellow at Victoria University of Technology in Melbourne.Review:
"Practical in its content, sophisticated in its ideas, the book shows a passion for making social science a tool of democracy. I know of nothing else that is half as good." —R. W. Connell, professor of education, University of Sydney
"Incredibly useful." —Elizabeth Reid, United Nations Development Program, New York City
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Book Description Allen & Unwin, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111864484152
Book Description Allen & Unwin, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1864484152