Undergraduate Module Descriptor
SOC1047: Imagining Social Worlds: Qualitative Research
This module descriptor refers to the 2020/1 academic year.
Indicative Reading List
This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.
Lune, H., & Berg, B. L. (2017). Qualitative research methods for the social sciences (9th ed). Harlow: Pearson
Magnusson, E., & Marecek, J. (2015). Doing Interview-based Qualitative Research: A Learner's Guide. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Shon, P. C. (2015). How to read journal articles in the social sciences: A very practical guide for students (2nd edition). London: Sage.
Alvesson, M. (2010). Interpreting Interviews. London: SAGE Publications Ltd
Boynton, P. (2016) The Research Companion: A practical guide for those in the social sciences, health and development (2nd Edition). Routledge.
Brinkmann, S. (2013). Qualitative Interviewing. Oxford: Oxford University Press
Gilbert, N. and Stoneman, P. 2016 Researching Social Life. 4th Edition. London: Sage
Gibbs, G. (2007). Analyzing Qualitative Data.
Guest, G., MacQueen, K., & Namey, E. (2018). Applied Thematic Analysis. Sage.
Guthrie, G. (2010). Basic research methods: An entry to social science research. SAGE Publications’
Robson, C., & McCartan, K. (2015). Real World Research (4th edition). Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons.
Skinner, J. 2012. The Interview: An Ethnographic Approach. London: Berg.