Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Qualitative Research in Sociology by Amir B. Marvasti

Qualitative Research in Sociology offers a hands-on guide to doing qualitative research in sociology. It provides an introductory survey of the methodological and theoretical dimensions of qualitative research as practiced by those interested in the study of social life. Through a detailed yet concise explanation, the reader is shown how these methods work and how their outcomes may be interpreted. Practically focused throughout, the book also offers constructive advice for students analyzing and writing their research projects. The book has a flowing narrative and student-friendly structure which makes it accessible to and popular with students. It will be an invaluable resource for students and researchers, helping them to undertake effective qualitative research in both sociology and courses in social research across the social sciences.

Buy Qualitative Research in Sociology by Amir B. Marvasti from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780761948612
ISBN-10: 0761948619
Format: Paperback
(242mm x 170mm x 9mm)
Pages: 160
Imprint: SAGE Publications Inc
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Publish Date: 12-Nov-2003
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions - Qualitative Research in Sociology by Amir B. Marvasti

Book Reviews - Qualitative Research in Sociology by Amir B. Marvasti

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Qualitative Research in Sociology book by Amir B. Marvasti and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Amir B. Marvasti

Amir B. Marvasti is Associate Professor of Sociology at Pennsylvania State University, Altoona. His research focuses on the social construction of deviant identities in everyday life. He is the author of Being Homeless: Textual and Narrative Constructions (Lexington Books 2003), Qualitative Research in Sociology (Sage 2003), Middle Eastern Lives in America (with Karyn McKinney, Rowman and Littlefield 2004), and Doing Qualitative Research: A Comprehensive Guide (with David Silverman, Sage 2008). His articles have been published in the Journal of Contemporary Ethnography, Qualitative Inquiry, Symbolic Interaction, and Critical Sociology.

Books By Amir B. Marvasti

Sage Handbook of Interview Research by Amir B. Marvasti
Hardback, April 2012
$245.70