1. Core Texts 16 items
    1. Social research methods - Alan Bryman 2016

      Book Core This book provides a very comprehnesive guide to developing and undertaking research in Social Science, including the fundamentals of survey and focus group design

    2. Methods in human geography: a guide for students doing a research project - Flowerdew, Robin, Martin, David 2005 (electronic resource)

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    3. Statistics explained - Perry R. Hinton 2014

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    4. Statistics explained - Perry R. Hinton 2014 (electronic resource)

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    5. Conducting research in human geography: theory, methodology and practice - Kitchin, Rob, Tate, Nicholas J. 2000

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    6. Conducting research in human geography: theory, methodology and practice - Rob Kitchin, Nicholas J. Tate 2013 (electronic resource)

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    7. How to write dissertations & project reports - McMillan, Kathleen, Weyers, Jonathan D. B. 2011

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    8. How to write dissertations & project reports - McMillan, Kathleen, Weyers, Jonathan D. B. 2011 (electronic resource)

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    9. How to do your dissertation in geography and related disciplines - A. J. Parsons, Peter Knight 2015

      Book Core This book provides an excellent introduction to undertaking a dissertation in geography. It is reccomended that students purchase this book, however several copies are also available in the Resources Room in Kirkham Building (KM 125)

    10. How to do your dissertation in geography and related disciplines - Tony Parsons, Peter Knight 2015

      Book Core There are 2 electronic resources of this edition available in the Library

    11. Statistics for people who (think they) hate statistics - Neil J. Salkind 2017

      Book Core If you are struggling with statistics then this book is recommended for purchase. The book explains statistics in a non-technical manner.

  2. Supplementary Texts 15 items
    1. Live methods 2012

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    2. Doing your research project: a guide for first-time researchers | 7th edition - Judith Bell, Stephen Waters 2018

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    3. Doing your research project: a guide for first-time researchers - Judith Bell, Stephen (Educator) Waters 2018 (electronic resource)

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    4. How to argue: essential skills for writing and speaking convincingly - Bonnett, Alastair, Holland, Rachel 2008

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    5. Techniques in Ecology: Set A: Terrestrial Organisms - Brodie, Iain 1991

      Book Further 0 in stock - out of print. Request inter-library loan

    6. Techniques in ecology and environmental science: Set B Aquatic Organisms and Habitat Data Collection and Analysis - Iain Brodie and Julian Doberski 1991

      Book Further 0 in stock - out of print. Request inter-library loan.

    7. Surveys in social research - De Vaus, David A. 2014 [i.e.2013]

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    8. Ecological experiments: purpose, design, and execution - Hairston, Nelson G. 1989

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    9. Brilliant Microsoft Excel 2010 - Johnson, Steve, Johnson, Steve c2010

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    10. Brilliant Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 - Johnson, Steve c2010

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    11. Argument and evidence: critical analysis for the social sciences - Peter Phelan, Peter Reynolds 1996

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    12. Argument and evidence: critical analysis for the social sciences - Phelan, Peter, Reynolds, Peter J. 1996 (electronic resource)

      Book Further There are 2 copies of this electronic resource available at the Library

    13. Experimental statistics using Minitab - Weatherup, Colin c2007

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    14. An introduction to behavioural ecology (4th edition) - N. B. Davies, J. R. Krebs, Stuart A. West, ebrary, Inc 2012 (electronic resource)

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  3. Training News 2 items
    1. Literature Searching for your Dissertation: Improve your skills

      If you've managed so far, but feel sure you could be more focussed and efficient, this is for you.We will cover researching skills at an intermediate level, including selecting the right keywords and using Boolean logic.

       

      Advanced Literature Searching for your Dissertation: Extra Techniques

      If you are satisfied with your searching skills, but are still struggling to find the research you need, you may benefit from some extra techniques.In this session, you will learn how to search using Thesaurus Terms and MeSH headings. We'll also look at Citation Searching, and using the Search History.

       

      RefWorks: Getting started

      Have you heard of RefWorks?It's a software package that allows you to collect and manage all your references in one place.But that's not all – it will format the references into your choice of referencing styles (Harvard, for example) and produce a Bibliography. It can save all those hours typing up references.Learn how to use it now!

       

       

      Further details, dates and times are available from the Study Smarter pages

  4. Online Resources 1 item
  5. There are a number of additional dissertation and research method text books in the main library - please consult the library catalogue.

    The resources room in Kirkham Building (KM125) holds copies of previous undergraduate dissertations ig Geography, Environmental Management and Hazards. Dissertations can be signed out via the technician.