Preliminary Bibliography

Preliminary Bibliography

The following bibliography is an initial set of helpful references to enable you to begin some systematic reading. It will be added to during the year and more specialised bibliographies will be available exploring specific research perspectives and strategies.

This bibliography is also available as an MMU library reading list.

Alvesson, M. and K. Skoldberg (2000). Reflexive Methodology: Interpretation and Research, Sage Publications.

Bauer, M. W. and G. Gaskell (2000). Qualitative Researching With Text, Image and Sound: A Practical Handbook for Social Research, Sage Publications.

Blaxter, L., C. Hughes, et al. (1996). How to research, Open University Press Bristol, PA, USA.

Brown, A. and P. Dowling (1998). Experience and Observation: The Collection of First Hand Data. Doing Research/Reading Research. London, Falmer: 49-58.

Browning, G., A. Halcli, et al., Eds. (2000). Understanding Contemporary Society: Theories of the present. London, Sage.

Browning, G. K., A. Halcli, et al. (2000). Understanding contemporary society: theories of the present, SAGE.

Chamberlayne, P., J. Bornat, et al. (2000). The Turn to biographical methods in social science. London, Routledge.

Denzin, K. and Y. S. Lincoln (1994). Handbook of Qualitative Research. Thousand Oaks, CA., Sage.

Denzin, N. K. and Y. S. Lincoln (1998). Introduction: Entering the Field of Qualitative Research. Strategies of Qualitative Enquiry. K. Denzin and Y. S. Lincoln. London, Sage: 1-35.

Emmison, M. and P. Smith (2000). Researching the Visual. London, Sage.

Gray, A. (2003). Research practice for cultural studies: ethnographic methods and lived cultures. London, Sage.

Hammersley, M. and P. Atkinson (1995). Ethnography: Principles in Practice. London, Routledge.

Hart, C. (2001). Doing a Literature Search: A Comprehensive Guide for the Social Sciences. London, Sage.

Harvey, L. (1990). Critical Social Research. London, Allen and Unwin.

Meloy, J. (2001). Writing the Qualitative Dissertation: Understanding by Doing (eBook). Mahwah, NJ., Lawrence Erlbaum.

Moustakas, C. (1990). Heuristic Research: design, methodology, and applications. London, Sage.

Pink, S. (2001). Doing Visual Ethnography: Images, Media and Representation in Research. London, Sage.

Plummer, K. (2000). Documents of Life 2; An Invitation to Critical Humanism. London, Sage.

Prosser, J., Ed. (1998). Image-based Research: A sourcebook for Qualitative Researchers. London, Routledge.

Reardon, D (2006) Doing your undergraduate project. London, Sage

Robson, C. (1993). Real World Research. Oxford, Blackwells.

Seale, C., Ed. (1998). Researching Society and Culture. London, Sage.

Stake, R. E. (1995). The Art of Case Study Research. London, Sage.

Sturken, M. C., L (2001). Practices of looking: an introduction to visual culture. Oxford, OUP.

Taylor, S., Ed. (2001). Ethnographic Research: A Reader. London, Sage.

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