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Resources and research tips for doctoral higher education students. Note: This LibGuide was originally created by Kimberley Stephenson.
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Introductory Books

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A Quest for Common Learning: The Aims of General Education - Ernest L. Boyer & Arthur Levine
Call Number: CREV LC1011 .B64 1981 (The CREV collection is located in Darling Library)
ISBN: 0931050199


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College: The Undergraduate Experience in America - Ernest L. Boyer
Call Number: WCampus LA227.3 .B678 1987
ISBN: 0060155078

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Education and Identity - Arthur W. Chickering, Linda Reisser
Call Number: WCampus LB2322.2 .C45 1993
ISBN: 1555425917

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Engaging the Six Cultures of the Academy - William H. Bergquist, Kenneth Pawlak
Call Number: WCampus LB2341 .B476 2008
ISBN: 0787995193

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Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research (annual)
Call Number: WCampus LB2300 .H54
ISBN: 0875861377 (Series ISSN 0882-4126)



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New Directions for Higher Education (series)
Call Number: WCampus LB2331.72 .N8
ISBN: 9780470489024 (Series ISSNs 1536-0741, 0271-0560)

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New Directions for Teaching and Learning (series)
Call Number: WCampus LB1025.2 .N45
ISBN: 9780470905753 (Series ISSNS 1536-0768, 0271-0633)

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Scholarship Reconsidered: Priorities of the Professoriate - Ernest L. Boyer
Call Number: WCampus LA227.4 .B69 1997
ISBN: 0787940690


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The Idea of a University - John Henry Newman
Call Number: Ebook
ISBN: 0585352577

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The Idea of the University: A Reexamination - Jaroslav Pelikan
Call Number: WCampus LB2321 .P383 1992
ISBN: 0300057253




 

Research Methods in Higher Education and the Social Sciences

This is only a small sample of the many research methods books available in the APU Libraries. To find more, use the subject headings on the "Books and Media" tab of this guide, or click on the titles below and use the subject headings listed there.


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Conducting Research Literature Reviews: From the Internet to Paper - Arlene Fink
Call Number: WCampus Q180.55.M4 F56 2010
ISBN: 1412971896


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Doing Qualitative Research in Education Settings - J. Amos Hatch
Call Number: WCampus LB1028 .H36 2002
ISBN: 0791455033


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Grounded Theory in Practice - Anselm Strauss, Juliet Corbin, editors
Call Number: WCampus RA418 .G768 1997
ISBN: 0761907475





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Qualitative Research in Education: Interaction and Practice - Peter Freebody
Call Number: WCampus LB1028 .F72 2003
ISBN: 0761961410








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Survey Research: Emerging Issues - Paul D. Umbach, editor
Call Number: WCampus LB1028 .N48 no.127
ISBN: 0787983292

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The SAGE Encyclopedia of Social Science Research Methods - Michael S. Lewis-Beck, Alan Bryman, Tim Futing Liao
Call Number: ECampus Ref/WCampus Ref H62 .L456 2004 (3 vols)
ISBN: 0761923632



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The SAGE Handbook of Qualitative Research Methods - Lisa M. Given, ed.
Call Number: ECampus Ref H61 .S234 2008 (2 vols)
ISBN: 1412941636




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