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Introduction to Research Methods - A Practical Guide for Anyone Undertaking a Research Project

Introduction to Research Methods - A Practical Guide for Anyone Undertaking a Research Project

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For advice about research methods and ethics, contact:

The British Sociological Association (BSA)

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If you are interested in finding out about postgraduate research funding

and training, contact one of the following research councils:

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Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)

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Tel: 01793 413000

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Email: ptdenquiries@esrc.ac.uk

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Tel: 01793 413200

Fax: 01793 413201

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Medical Research Council (MRC)

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London

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Fax: 020 7436 6179

Email: grants@headoffice.mrc.ac.uk

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