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Texts and Websites

Critical Thinking Web (

Denscombe, M. (2002) Ground Rules for Good Research: a 10 point guide for social researchers. Buckingham: OUP.

Department of Health Website (www.

Dick, Bob (2005) Grounded theory: a thumbnail sketch. [On line] Available at for more detail on grounded theory.

Economic and Social Data Service website (

Hammersley, M. (2002) Educational Research: Policy and Practice. London: Paul Chapman Publishing.

NSPCC website (

QCA Website (

Soy, Susan K. (1997). The case study as a research method. Unpublished paper, University of Texas at Austin.

Video Material

University of Cumbria (2008) Research Methods Lectures. Lancaster: University of Cumbria.