Writing & Research Books

  • Case Studies:
      • Yin, Robert K.  2003.  Case Study Research: Design and Methods.  3rd Edition.  Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, Inc..
      • Yin, Robert K.  2003.  Applications of Case Study Research 2nd Edition.  Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, Inc..
  •  Interviewing:
      • Weiss, Robert S.  1994.  Learning from Strangers: The Art and Method of Qualitative Interview Studies.  New York: The Free Press.
  •  Research (Social Science):
      • Creswell, John W. 2014.  Research Design: Qualitative, Quantitative, and Mixed Methods Approaches.  Fourth Edition.  Thousand Oaks:  Sage Publications, Inc..
      • Booth, Wayne C.., Gregory G. Colomb and Joseph M. Williams.  2008.  The Craft of Research.  Third Edition.  Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press.
      • Mills, C. Wright.  2000 [1959].  The Sociological Imagination. 14th Anniversary Edition.  New York: Oxford University Press.   
  • Writing (Academic):
      • Becker, Howard S.  1986.  Writing for Social Scientists.  Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press. 
      • Belcher, Wendy Laura.  2009.  Writing Journal Article in 12 Weeks: A Guide to Academic Publishing SuccessThousand Oaks: Sage Publications, Inc.
      • Graff, Gerald and Cathy Birkenstein.  2007.  They Say, I Say: The Moves That Matter in Academic Writing.  New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc.
      • Lanham, Richard.  2000.  Revising Prose.  New York: Longman Publishers.
      • Strunk, William and E.B. White.  2000.  The Elements of Style.  4th Edition.  New York: Longman Publishers.
      • Trimble, John R.  2000.  Writing with Style: Conversations on the Art of Writing.  2nd Edition.  New Jersey: Prentice Hall, Inc.
      • Williams, Joseph.  1990.  Style: Toward Clarity and Grace.  Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press. 
  • Writing (General):
      • Goldberg, Natalie.  1986.  Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within.  Boston and London: Shambhala Publications, Inc.
      • King, Stephen.  2000.  On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft.  New York: Pocket Books.
      • Lamott, Anne.  1994.  Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life.  New York: Doubleday.

Note: Always seek updated versions of aforementioned books.