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Geography: Research & Writing

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qualitative research methods in human geography1

  • Mansvelt, J. & Lawrence, D. B. Writing Qualitative Geographies, Constructing Meaningful Geographical Knowledges. 
  • Monk, J., & Bedford, R. Writing A Compelling Research Proposal.
    In Hay, I. (ed.)Qualitative Research Methods in Human Geography. 4th ed. OUP,  Melbourne. ​(Call no: GF21 Qua 2016)
     

​Gatrell J.D., Bierly G.D., Jensen R.R. (2012) Research Questions. In: Research Design and Proposal Writing in Spatial Science. Springer, Dordrecht, pp 25-34.


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Taylor Francis

Sonja Rewhorn (2018) Writing your successful literature reviewJournal of Geography in Higher Education, 42:1, 143-147.                       
 
   
cultural geographies​DeLyser, D., & Hawkins, H. (2014). Introduction: writing creatively – process, practice, and product. Cultural Geographies, 21(1), 131-134. 
https://doi.org/10.1177/1474474012469006

Taylor FrancisHarry West, Gemma Malcolm, Sophie Keywood & Jennifer Hill  (2019) Writing a successful essayJournal of Geography in Higher  Education, 43:4, 609-617, DOI: 10.1080/03098265.2019.1655720


Taylor FrancisSarah L. Holloway & Gill Valentine (2001) Making an Argument: Writing up human geography projectsJournal of Geography in Higher Education, 25:1, 127-132,
DOI: 10.1080/03098260020026688.

Taylor FrancisMoss, P. (Ed.), Donovan, C. (Ed.). (2017). Writing Intimacy into Feminist Geography. London: Routledge, https://doi-org.libproxy1.nus.edu.sg/10.4324/9781315546186.

 

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  Selected Guides  

  1. Writing a Critique (University College London)
    https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ioe-writing-centre/critical-reading-and-writing/critical-review
  2. Step-by-step guide to critiquing research. Part 1: Quantitative Research (Coughlan et al.)​
    https://libguides.sph.uth.tmc.edu/ld.php?content_id=39238122
  3. Step-by-step guide to critiquing research. Part 2: Qualitative Research (Coughlan et al.)
    https://libguides.sph.uth.tmc.edu/ld.php?content_id=39238129
  4. Critiquing Research Articles (Flinders University, Student Learning Centre)
    https://students.flinders.edu.au/content/dam/student/slc/critiquing-research-articles.pdf
  5. How to Critique a Journal Article (UIS)
    ​​https://www.uis.edu/ctl/wp-content/uploads/sites/76/2013/03/Howtocritiqueajournalarticle.pdf
  6. How to Critique a Research Paper (University of Michigan)
    https://open.umich.edu/sites/default/files/downloads/Topic8Assignment-CritiqueArticle.pdf
  7. The Critique Process: Reviewing and Critiquing Research
    https://education.nova.edu/summer/2016-presentations/SI2016JoslinPannHowToReadResearch.pdf

 Videos  

How to Write a Critique Essay

The following video "defines the five common parts of a critique essay and provides a formula for completing each part."

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Credits: David Taylor, Effecitve Writing Center, Jan 29, 2013.

Writing Critiques of Research Articles

In the video below, A&M adjunct instructor, Teresa Young discusses conducting and writing critiques of research articles.

Credits:Teresa Young, Jul 1, 2013.