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Postgraduate Module Descriptor

ARAM233: Dissertation skills

This module descriptor refers to the 2018/9 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Basic reading:


Della Porta, Donatella (ed) (2008) Approaches and Methodologies in the Social Sciences: A pluralist Perspective. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Potter, Stephen (2006) Doing Postgraduate Research. London: SAGE.


Ridley, Diana (2012) The Literature Review. London: SAGE.


Silverman, David (2016) Qualitative Research. London: SAGE.


Wallace, Mike and Alison Wray (2016) Critical Reading and Writing for Postgraduates. London: SAGE.