Generating Data, Hardback Book


Generating data is the defining aspect of empirical work.

Data in this respect is understood as information-capacitated material that must be discovered, mined, unearthed - or a near limitless range of similar adjectives.

This major work cross-cuts a number of substantive methodologies and is structured around seven groupings of research in four-volumes which provide the context for data generation:Volume One: Naturalistic researchVolume Two: Interrogative research and Experimental researchVolume Three: Material research and De-centred researchVolume Four: Biographic research and Secondary research Drawing on highly influential articles from sociology, social psychology, social anthropology, and education, this is a vital collection for researchers across the social sciences.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 1600 pages
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
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  • Category: Social research & statistics
  • ISBN: 9781473907829



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