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The Pocket Guide for Students: Navigating Your University Journey


Vanessa Parson

01 March 2023

Unsure of what to expect from your university experience? This is the ideal guide for anyone about to embark (or currently enrolled) on a degree. Written in a reassuring, lively manner, this book is packed with advice on academic and non-academic issues including finance, study, housing, relationships, and more.

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Research Methods Using R: Advanced Data Analysis in the Behavioural and Biological Sciences


Daniel H. Baker

21 March 2022

The only text to bring together a wide range of advanced analytical techniques and make them truly accessible to students using plain language and worked programming examples.

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The Savvy Academic: Publishing in the Social and Health Sciences


Seth J. Schwartz

05 January 2022

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Understanding Quantitative and Qualitative Research in Psychology: A Practical Guide to Methods, Statistics, and Analysis


Victoria Bourne, Alana I. James, Kevin Wilson-Smith

25 June 2021

The most hands-on, accessible, and approachable guide to the entire research process, which fully explores both quantitative and qualitative methods to give students the knowledge and confidence they need to successfully carry out their own research.

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Research Methods in the Social Sciences: An A-Z of key concepts


Jean-Frédéric Morin, Christian Olsson, Ece Özlem Atikcan

29 January 2021

The only A-Z guide to key research methods concepts that goes beyond mere definitions to illustrate the method's practical use, its strengths and weaknesses, and its current status in academic practice.

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Becoming a Critical Thinker: For your university studies and beyond


Sarah Birrell Ivory

13 January 2021

Practical, approachable, and thought-provoking: your complete companion to critical thinking.

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Your A to Z of Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology Made Simple


Barbara Kingsley, Julia Robertson

02 September 2020

Your quick reference for research methods and statistics terminology, created to support your studies in psychology and aid your revision.

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Principles of Psychology: Contemporary Perspectives


Matt Jarvis, Paul Okami

21 January 2020

Accessible, encouraging, innovative: Principles of Psychology: Contemporary Perspectives encourages critical thinking and provides the most student-friendly introduction to the science of psychology.

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Study and Communication Skills for Psychology

Second Edition


Vanessa Parson

01 March 2018

The most practically focused guide for first year psychology students, created to give them the skills and confidence they need to begin their undergraduate studies.

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Starting Out in Methods and Statistics for Psychology: a Hands-on Guide to Doing Research


Victoria Bourne

09 March 2017

The only book to explore the process of doing research in psychology from a first-year perspective, taking students through the process of designs, methods, by-hand analysis, and writing up in a friendly and accessible way.

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Making Sense in Psychology: A Student's Guide to Research and Writing

Second Edition


Margot Northey, Brian Timney

16 April 2015

Outlines the general principles of style, grammar, and punctuation while also covering issues such as how to conduct academic research in psychology, how to write essays and short assignments, how to reference sources and how to give presentations.

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