Undergraduate Module Descriptor
SOC2004: Into the Field
This module descriptor refers to the 2023/4 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.
Bernard, H. Russell 2006, Research Methods in Anthropology: Qualitative and Quantitative Methods, Fourth Edition. Altamira Press.
Becker, H. S. 1986, Writing for Social Scientists: How to Start and Finish Your Thesis, Book, or Article. University of Chicago Press.
Howard S. Becker, 1998, Tricks of the Trade: How to Think about Your Research While You’re Doing It. University of Chicago Press.
Berg, Bruce. 2001. Qualitative Research Methods for the Social Sciences. London : Allyn & Bacon.
Blaxter, L. and C. Hughes and M. Tight. 1996. How to Research. Open University Press.
Denscombe, Martin. 1998.The Good Research Guide. Open University Press.
Gilbert, Nigel (Ed). 2008 (3rd edition). Researching Social Life. London: Sage
May, Tim. 2001 (3rd Edition). Social Research. Open University Press.
Robson, C. 2007. How to do a research project: a guide for undergraduate students. Oxford: Blackwell.
Seale, Clive (Ed), 2004 (2nd edition). Researching Society and Culture. Sage.