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Author McCulloch, Gary.

Title Documentary research in education, history and the social sciences / Gary McCulloch
Edition First edition
Published London : RoutledgeFalmer, 2004


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Description ix, 148 pages ; 24 cm
Series Social research and educational studies series ; 22
Social research and educational studies series ; 22
Contents 1. Introduction : reading between the lines -- 2. Paper tigers : social research and documentary studies -- 3. The joy of life : doing documentary research -- 4. Behind the scenes : records and archives -- 5. On the record : printed media and literature -- 6. Life and times : diaries, letters and autobiographies -- 7. A new leaf : connections and conclusions
Summary "Documentary Research covers everything you need to know to make effective use of this research technique and will be a valuable resource for all students, researchers and academics carrying out extensive research, particularly in the areas of education, history and the social sciences."--BOOK JACKET
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Social sciences -- Research -- Methodology.
Social sciences -- Archival resources.
Education -- Research -- Methodology.
Education -- Archival resources.
History -- Research -- Methodology.
History -- Sources.
LC no. 2003027012
ISBN 0415272866 cased
0415272874 paperback