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  • How to do a Systematic Literature Review in Nursing: A step-by-step guide

    How to do a Systematic Literature Review in Nursing: A step-by-step guide
    av Josette Bettany-Saltikov

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335263806

    This is a step-by-step guide to doing a literature review in nursing, or related healthcare professions, that takes you through every step of the process from start to finish. From writing your review question to writing up your review, this practic…

  • SPSS Survival Manual: A Step by Step Guide to Data Analysis using IBM SPSS

    SPSS Survival Manual: A Step by Step Guide to Data Analysis using IBM SPSS
    av Julie Pallant

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335249497

    The SPSS Survival Manual throws a lifeline to students and researchers grappling with this powerful data analysis software. In her bestselling guide, Julie Pallant takes you through the entire research process, helping you choose the right data anal…

  • Teaching for Quality Learning at University

    Teaching for Quality Learning at University
    av John Biggs

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335242757

    Foreword to the first edition:"This book is an exceptional introduction to some difficult ideas. It is full of downright good advice for every academic who wants to do something practical to improve his or hers students' learning." Paul Ramsden, Bri…

  • SPSS Survival Manual

    SPSS Survival Manual
    av Julie Pallant

    Spiral - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335261543

    The SPSS Survival Manual throws a lifeline to students and researchers grappling with this powerful data analysis software. In her bestselling guide, Julie Pallant guides you through the entire research process, helping you choose the right data ana…

  • Measuring Health: A Review of Subjective Health, Well-being and Quality of Life Measurement Scales

    Measuring Health: A Review of Subjective Health, Well-being and Quality of Life Measurement Scales
    av Ann Bowling

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335261949

    An invaluable resource for health professionals and students engaged in research, this thoroughly updated edition provides a guide to the major measures of health and functioning. Measures of subjective health, well-being and quality of life are int…

  • Research Methods in Health: Investigating Health and Health Services

    Research Methods in Health: Investigating Health and Health Services
    av Ann Bowling

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335262748

    This bestselling book provides an accessible introduction to the concepts and practicalities of research methods in health and health services. This new edition has been extensively re-worked and expanded and now includes expanded coverage of:Qualit…

  • Professional Learning Communities: Divergence, Depth and Dilemmas

    Professional Learning Communities: Divergence, Depth and Dilemmas
    av Louise Stoll

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335220304

    "All who are interested and concerned about educational reform and the improvement of schools will find this book a must read. It stimulates, it challenges, and it informs, such that the reader is most surely enriched by its plenitude." Dr Shirley H…

  • What is This Thing Called Science?

    What is This Thing Called Science?
    av Alan Chalmers

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335262786

    A brand new edition of an internationally-renowned philosophy of science bestseller.Now well into its fourth decade, What is This Thing Called Science? has become something of a classic the world over, available in 19 languages. Each decade, Alan Ch…

  • Practising Critical Reflection: A Resource Handbook

    Practising Critical Reflection: A Resource Handbook
    av Jan Fook

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335221707

    How can professionals learn more easily from their own experience?How can critical reflection be performed in a structured way?How can professionals maintain a critically reflective stance when contexts may be restrictive?Critical reflection in prof…

  • Supervision in the Helping Professions 5e

    Supervision in the Helping Professions 5e
    av Peter Hawkins

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335248346

    "A practical and empowering guide. The integration of old and new material from therapeutic, systemic, and organisational thinking provides a distinctive and deep foundation for an exceptionally broad account of the key tasks and major methods of su…

  • The Complete Guide to Referencing and Avoiding Plagiarism

    The Complete Guide to Referencing and Avoiding Plagiarism
    av Colin Neville

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335262021

    * Why is accurate referencing important? * How do I reference print and digital sources correctly? * What must I do to avoid plagiarism in my written work? * How can I use referencing to assert my own ideas? The Complete Guide to Referencing and Av…

  • Positive Psychology in a Nutshell: The Science of Happiness

    Positive Psychology in a Nutshell: The Science of Happiness
    av Ilona Boniwell

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335247202

    "The best general introduction to positive psychology available." Dr Alex Linley, University of Leicester, UK"Dr Ilona Boniwell is recognized as Europe's leading researcher, innovator and thinker in the expanding world of positive psychology. Positi…

  • Analysing Community Work: Theory and Practice

    Analysing Community Work: Theory and Practice
    av Keith Popple

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335245116

    Community work is a unique and important activity that has the potential to help individuals, groups and communities achieve change. This brand new update of an established and acclaimed text explores and analyses different theoretical approaches to…

  • Research Proposals 2e

    Research Proposals 2e
    av Martyn Denscombe

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335248292

    Learn how to write a successful research proposal with this user-friendly, step-by-step guide. Research Proposals provides practical advice on how to deal with the seven basic questions that any research proposal needs to answer: * What is it all a…

  • Imagining the Victim of Crime

    Imagining the Victim of Crime
    av Sandra Walklate

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335217274

    "...the clarity in which the wide range of relevant issues are presented throughout the book makes this must-reading for new entrants to this field and for students." International Review of VictimologyThis book situates the contemporary preoccupati…

  • The Expert Learner

    The Expert Learner
    av Gordon Stobart

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335247301

    What do Amadeus Mozart, David Beckham, Marie Curie and Bill Gates have in common? Answer: all excel in their diverse areas of music, sport, science and computing. The Expert Learner looks at what we know about acquiring such expertise and seeks to a…

  • An Introduction to Applying Social Work Theories and Methods 3e

    An Introduction to Applying Social Work Theories and Methods 3e
    av Barbra Teater

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335248193

    The text is a comprehensive guide to the most commonly used theories and methods in social work practice. The introductory chapter covers the similarities and differences between a theory and a method, as well as psychosocial theories and concepts.…

  • The Complete Guide to Referencing and Avoiding Plagiarism

    The Complete Guide to Referencing and Avoiding Plagiarism
    av Colin Neville

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335241033

    Why is accurate referencing important? How do I reference sources correctly? What must I do to avoid plagiarism in my written work? How can I use referencing to assert my own ideas? This excellent new edition of The Complete Guide to Referencing and…

  • Executive Coaching in Strategic Holistic Leadership: The Drivers and Dynamics of Vertical Development

    Executive Coaching in Strategic Holistic Leadership: The Drivers and Dynamics of Vertical Development
    av Antoinette Braks

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335249114

    This book introduces executive coaches to developmental psychology and stage leadership development as a measure of coaching effectiveness. It explains how they can transform themselves and their clients by applying a holistic system stage shift wit…

  • DISCOURSE

    DISCOURSE
    av HOWARTH DAVID

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335200702

    * What do we mean by discourse? * What are the different conceptions of discourse and methods of discourse analysis in the contemporary social sciences? * How can this concept help to clarify key theoretical problems and illuminate empirical cases?…

  • The Good Research Guide: For Small-Scale Social Research Projects

    The Good Research Guide: For Small-Scale Social Research Projects
    av Martyn Denscombe

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335226863

    This bestselling introductory book offers practical and straightforward guidance on the basics of social research, ideal for anyone who needs to conduct small-scale research projects as part of their undergraduate, postgraduate or professional studi…

  • Writing for Academic Journals 4e

    Writing for Academic Journals 4e
    av Rowena Murray

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335248407

    This comprehensive guide to writing journal articles addresses all the stages and recurring challenges, from targeting a journal to dealing with reviewer feedback. Drawing on many years of running 'Writing for Publication' workshops, Murray explores…

  • How to Get a PhD: A Handbook for Students and their Supervisors

    How to Get a PhD: A Handbook for Students and their Supervisors
    av Estelle Phillips

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335264124

    It provides a practical, down-to-earth and realistic approach to studying for a PhD and offers support and reassurance for both students and supervisors.This brand new sixth edition has been thoroughly updated and revised throughout, and includes: N…

  • Deconstructing Special Education and Constructing Inclusion

    Deconstructing Special Education and Constructing Inclusion
    av Gary Thomas

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335223718

    Reviews of the first edition:"...full of sparkling analysis ... an absorbing account of how and why the practice of special education has failed to live up to expectations ... a tour de force ... A challenging, badly needed book likely to be read fo…

  • A Sociology of Mental Health and Illness

    A Sociology of Mental Health and Illness
    av Anne Rogers

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335262762

    How do we understand mental health problems in their social context? A former BMA Medical Book of the Year award winner, this book provides a sociological analysis of major areas of mental health and illness. The book considers contemporary and hist…

  • Doing Your Research Project: A Guide for First-time Researchers

    Doing Your Research Project: A Guide for First-time Researchers
    av Judith Bell

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335243389

    *Interested in purchasing Doing Your Research Project as a SmartBook? Visit https://connect2.mheducation.com/join/?c=bellwaters7e to register for access today* Step-by-step advice on completing an outstanding research project.This is the market-lead…

  • Doing a Literature Review in Health and Social Care: A Practical Guide

    Doing a Literature Review in Health and Social Care: A Practical Guide
    av Helen Aveyard

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335248001

    This best-selling book is a step-by-step guide to doing a literature review for students in all areas of health and social care. It is vital reading for all those doing their undergraduate dissertation or any study that involves doing a literature…

  • Stepping Stones to Achieving your Doctorate: By Focusing on Your Viva From the Start

    Stepping Stones to Achieving your Doctorate: By Focusing on Your Viva From the Start
    av Vernon Trafford

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335225439

    What criteria are used to assess the scholarly merit of a thesis? What is the level of conceptualization that is expected in doctoral theses? How can you prepare to defend your thesis? What is the most effective route to achieving your doctorate?T…

  • Introducing Qualitative Research in Psychology

    Introducing Qualitative Research in Psychology
    av Carla Willig

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335244492

    Why use qualitative research in psychology? How is qualitative research in psychology carried out? What are the major debates and unresolved issues surrounding this form of research?Introducing Qualitative Research in Psychology is a vital resource…

  • News Culture

    News Culture
    av Stuart Allan

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335235650

    News Culture offers a timely examination of the forms, practices, institutions and audiences of journalism. Having highlighted a range of pressing issues confronting the global news industry today, it proceeds to provide a historical consideration o…

  • Key Themes in Media Theory

    Key Themes in Media Theory
    av Dan Laughey

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335218134

    "Key Themes in Media Theory is wonderfully wide-ranging and deservedly destined to become a key text for students of Media Studies." Professor John Storey, University of Sunderland, UK"The very best text books are not just summaries of complex ideas…

  • Environment, Health and Sustainable Development

    Environment, Health and Sustainable Development
    av Emma Hutchinson

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335245376

    Longstanding evidence of the links between the environment, development and human health has led to a recognition of the need for public health policy to address sustainable development in low, middle and high income countries. One of the great chal…

  • International Perspectives on Early Childhood Education and Care

    International Perspectives on Early Childhood Education and Care
    av Jan Georgeson

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335245918

    There is a growing interest in understanding how early years care and education is organised and experienced internationally. This book examines key influential approaches to early years care as well as some less well-known systems from around the w…

  • PHILOSOPHIES OF SOCIAL SCIENCE

    PHILOSOPHIES OF SOCIAL SCIENCE
    av Gerard Delanty

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335208845

    "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 collection, expertly presented. The overall conception seems splendid, giving an excellent sense of the…

  • Synthesising Qualitative and Quantitative Health Evidence: A Guide to Methods

    Synthesising Qualitative and Quantitative Health Evidence: A Guide to Methods
    av Catherine Pope

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335219568

    Every year a vast number of research studies and a myriad of other forms of 'evidence' are produced that have potential to inform policy and practice. Synthesis provides a way of bringing together diverse kinds of evidence to bridge the so called 'g…

  • Doing Social Work Research

    Doing Social Work Research
    av Roger Smith

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335235643

    "The book provides a well written guide that adeptly captures the sensitivities and complex implications of both research process and dissemination within the ever changing and highly regulated world of social work." Victoria Foster,Research Associa…

  • Palliative Care Nursing: Principles and Evidence for Practice

    Palliative Care Nursing: Principles and Evidence for Practice
    av Catherine Walshe

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335261628

    What can nurses do to support those receiving palliative care? How do you ensure clear communication and maintain patients' and families' preferences?Palliative Care Nursing is essential reading for nursing students, professional nurses and other he…

  • Towards A Sociology For Childhood

    Towards A Sociology For Childhood
    av Berry Mayall

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335208425

    "...explores some very timely and critical issues in the current development of Childhood Studies...It will be especially valuable for students because it integrates concrete empirical studies with reflection on underlying theoretical assumptions."…

  • Writing at University: A Guide for Students

    Writing at University: A Guide for Students
    av Phyllis Creme

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335221165

    Writing at University offers guidance on how to develop the writing you have to do at university along with a greater understanding of what is involved in this complex activity. Writing is seen as a tool for learning as well as a product to be asses…

  • Dementia Reconsidered: The Person Comes First

    Dementia Reconsidered: The Person Comes First
    av Tom Kitwood, T. M. Kitwood, Kitwood Tom

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335198559

    "For some years now, Tom Kitwood's work on dementia care has stood out as the most important, innovative and creative development in a field that has for too long been neglected. This book is a landmark in dementia care; it brings together, and elab…

  • How to Research

    How to Research
    av Loraine Blaxter

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335238675

    "I found this book brilliant, I had never undertaken anything like a dissertation before and this book had everything in it that I needed to know. It is written in 'simple English' which is a bonus as some books are just too hard to understand. Ever…

  • Evaluating Improvement and Implementation for Health

    Evaluating Improvement and Implementation for Health
    av John Ovretveit

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335242771

    Evaluating Improvement and Implementation for Health describes modern evaluation methods in healthcare and policymaking, and challenges some of the assumptions of the evidence based healthcare movement:Are innovations always an improvement?Are they…

  • Social Work Perspectives on Human Behaviour

    Social Work Perspectives on Human Behaviour
    av Margarete Parrish

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335262847

    Using a bio-psychosocial framework, this popular textbook explains the wide basis of perspectives on which we build an understanding of people's behaviours and why and how we respond in the way we do. This book accessibly explains key concepts inclu…

  • An Introduction to Applying Social Work Theories and Methods

    An Introduction to Applying Social Work Theories and Methods
    av Barbra Teater

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335247639

    This bestselling book is the leading introduction to the most commonly used theories and methods in social work practice. Now in its second edition, the book explores the concepts of a 'theory' and a 'method', the difference between the two and the…

  • Health Psychology: A Textbook

    Health Psychology: A Textbook
    av Jane Ogden

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335243839

    Thoroughly revised to reflect recent research, theory and practice in health psychology, this market bestseller includes new coverage of topical issues such as behaviour change strategies, health inequalities, exercise dependence, caffeine use and m…

  • Making Health Policy

    Making Health Policy
    av Kent Buse

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335246342

    "This comprehensive and practical text provides a clear introduction to health policy analysis ... The book combines an overview of the theoretical base of the field with a range of real world examples drawn from different settings ... It is widely…

  • How to Write a Thesis

    How to Write a Thesis
    av Rowena Murray

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335262069

    Moving beyond the basics of thesis writing, the book introduces practical writing techniques such as freewriting, generative writing and binge writing. Issues such as working out the criteria for your thesis, writer's block, writing a literature rev…

  • The Student's Guide to Research Ethics

    The Student's Guide to Research Ethics
    av Paul Oliver

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335237975

    Why should every researcher consider the ethical implications of their work?What constitutes ethical research?How can best practice be maintained throughout a research project?This reader-friendly book examines the ethical issues and questions that…

  • MEDIA, RISK AND SCIENCE

    MEDIA, RISK AND SCIENCE
    av Stuart Allan

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335206629

    * How is science represented by the media? * Who defines what counts as a risk, threat or hazard, and why? * In what ways do media images of science shape public perceptions? * What can cultural and media studies tell us about current scientific con…

  • Gifted Young Children: A Guide For Teachers and Parents

    Gifted Young Children: A Guide For Teachers and Parents
    av Louise Porter
    (1 recension)

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780335217724

    Praise for the first edition: '..a wealth of creative ideas and practical advice for developing the talents of this under-served population. Her humour and candor, compassion and insight will endear her work to readers internationally.' Joan Frankli…