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  1. Introducing research methodology: a beginner's guide to doing a research project - Uwe Flick 2015

    Book Suggested for Student Purchase The first edition is also available as an ebook.

  2. Handbook of media management and economics - Alan B. Albarran, Sylvia M. Chan-Olmsted, Michael O. Wirth, Ebooks Corporation Limited 2006 (electronic resource)

    Book Essential See: Doyle, Gillian and Simon Frith, ‘Methodological Approaches in Media Management and Media Economics Research’ pp 553-572.

  3. Research design: qualitative, quantitative & mixed methods approaches - John W. Creswell, J. David Creswell 2018

    Book Essential See: Pp. 3-23, 'The Selection of a Research Approach', available online.

  4. Researching communications: a practical guide to methods in media and cultural analysis - David Deacon 2007

    Book Suggested for Student Purchase See: 'Approaching research', pp. 1-13, available online.

  5. The good research guide: for small-scale social research projects - Martyn Denscombe, Ebooks Corporation Limited 2010 (electronic resource)

    Book Recommended

  6. The handbook of qualitative research - Norman K. Denzin, Yvonna S. Lincoln c2000

    Book Recommended

  7. Qualitative Case Studies - R E Stake

    Chapter Essential See: pp. 443-466, available online.

  8. A handbook of qualitative methodologies for mass communication research - Klaus Bruhn Jensen, Nick Jankowski 1991

    Book Recommended

  9. Social research: issues, methods and process - Tim May, Dawson Books 2011 (electronic resource)

    Book Essential See: 'Official Statistics' pp. 71-92

  10. The SAGE handbook of qualitative research - Norman K. Denzin, Yvonna S. Lincoln c2005

    Book Essential See: Stake, R. E. ‘Qualitative Case Studies’, pp. 443-466, available online.

  11. A handbook of media and communication research: qualitative and quantitative methodologies 2012

    Book Essential See: Lotz, A. & Newcomb, H., ‘The production of entertainment media.’, pp. 71-86.

  12. Mass media research: an introduction - Roger D. Wimmer, Joseph R. Dominick c2011

    Book Recommended

  13. Case study research: design and methods - Robert K. Yin 2014

    Book Recommended

  14. A handbook for deterring plagiarism in higher education - Jude Carroll, Oxford Centre for Staff and Learning Development c2007

    Book Recommended

  15. Applications of case study research - Robert K. Yin c2012

    Book 

  16. The good research guide: for small-scale social research projects - Martyn Denscombe, Ebooks Corporation Limited 2010 (electronic resource)

    Book Recommended

  17. Doing a literature search: a comprehensive guide for the social sciences - Chris Hart 2001

    Book Recommended

  18. Audiencemaking: how the media create the audience - James S. Ettema, D. Charles Whitney c1994

    Book  See: Wartella, E. A., 'Producing children’s television programs', pp. 38-56, available online.

  19. Social research methods - Alan Bryman 2016

    Book 

  20. A handbook for deterring plagiarism in higher education - Jude Carroll, Oxford Centre for Staff and Learning Development c2007

    Book Recommended

  21. Netnography: redefined - Robert V. Kozinets 2015

    Book Recommended

  22. Digital methods - Richard Rogers 2015

    Book Recommended

  23. Studying and researching with social media - Megan Poore 2014

    Book Recommended

  24. The production of entertainment media - Amanda D. Lotz, Horace Newcomb

    Chapter Essential