1. The Purpose of Research: Why do we do it?
Select SAGE Journal articles are available to give you even more insight into chapter topics. These are also an ideal resource to help support your literature reviews, dissertations and assignments.
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Brace, M., Herriotts, P., Mccullagh, A. and Nzegwu, F. (2007) ‘Why research — what research should be done?: Report of a collaborative workshop in the UK to discuss social research priorities on visual impairment’, British Journal of Visual Impairment, 25(2): 178–189.
Hannah, D.R. and Lautsch, B.A. (2010) ‘Counting in Qualitative Research: Why to Conduct it, When to Avoid it, and When to Closet it’, in Journal of Management Inquiry, 20(1): 14–22.