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Pocket Writing Tutor's Composing Essays on Climate Change
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,390. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
Our guide offers student writers specific advice for essays on climate change and global warming. The book includes topic ideas; sample outlines; profiles of good sources with tips and links to help you find them; and pre-formatted citations for each source in MLA, APA, and Chicago style.
Theory and Case Study Research
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This article describes case study research and shows how difficult such research is. Valuable for its contributions to theory, case study research requires strong conceptual skills on the part of researchers.
The Intellectual Roots of Grounded Theory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Grounded theory is an open-ended approach to research that can be adapted to many uses. This article shows how adaptable grounded theory is and was meant to be. Originating in the Chicago school of Sociology about 100 years ago, GT does not have to be about technicalities, but researchers can use it as an adaptable and open-ended approach to developing understandings of human situations.
Information and Research Resources for Procurement Professionals
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Purchasing & buying
The goal of this book is to help procurement professionals find information in the areas of strategic sourcing, supplier management and purchasing. Specific research resources are listed in sections that include: supplier identification, supplier diligence, category market intelligence, best practices benchmarking, pricing, associations, websites, magazines, blogs, and research/analyst firms.
Genealogy X What to Expect When Researching Family History
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,710. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
What you don't know just might hurt you when it comes to piecing together family history. Researching genealogy ties can be fun and exciting, but it can also be overwhelming when motivation is lost and relatives aren't forthcoming with pertinent details. Author, Speaker and Virtual Assistant Nicholl McGuire shares practical tips and family history experience. Be inspired to tackle your roots!
Principles of Fundraising: Fundraising Cycle Inforgraphic
Price: $1.99 USD. Language: British English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Get links to 1,000's of grant making institutions in the UK, Europe and USA with this fully interactive eBook/PDF that explains in detail the key principles of fundraising and donor recruitment. This meticulously put together INFOGRAPHIC should be on the wall of any charitable institution, NGO or anywhere where raising funds is necessary for their survival.
Research Project Management: 25 Free Tools
Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research, Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
From planning tools to time management, document sharing to organizational aids, this guide lists 25 online tools and resources, available at zero cost, to help researchers better manage their research, be more organized and enhance productivity.
How to Manage a Research Project: Achieve Your Goals on Time and Within Budget
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,700. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research, Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
The ability to manage research successfully is vital to every researcher’s career, whether you are studying for a doctorate, or managing your first research grant or team. This guide introduces the fundamental principles of effective research project management and shows you the author's tried and tested process to manage any research project successfully.