Teaching with HyperRESEARCH
The Handbook of Emergent Methods, edited by Sharlene Nagy Hesse-Biber, Department of Sociology, Boston College, and Patricia Leavy, Department of Sociology, Stonehill College is now available in paperback for classroom use. For details, please see the PDF of the announcement from publisher Guilford Press here .
In a paper entitled "Bridging the Divide Between Methods and Technology: Linking up Software to Qualitative Methods Instruction" presented by Sharlene Hesse-Biber, Jeannette Belcher-Schepis, and Xiaoxia Chen at the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association held at the Montreal Convention Center on August 11, 2006, the authors discuss
When considering a textbook to support courses on Mixed Methods - combining Qualitative and Quantitative research, you may wish to consider "Investigating the Social World with SPSS Student Version 14.0: The Process and Practice of Research, Vol. 11, Edition 5" by Russell K. Schutt. This text book covers both quantitative methods, utilizing a free student version of SPSS, and qualitative methods, using HyperRESEARCH. Sections have been added to the textbook on conversation analysis, ethnomethodology, case-oriented understanding, and visual sociology. A special section on computer-assisted qualitative data analysis introduces the HyperRESEARCH software that accompanies the text. The text is published by Sage Publication, ISBN 1412927374.