McKerchar, M , Design and Conduct of Research in Tax, Law and Accounting (Sydney: Thomson Reuters,
Below is a list of further references that you may find useful in this course. Purchase of recommended references is not required. The lecturer has additional resources that she can help you with.
Argyrous, G, A practical guide: Evidence for policy and decision-making, (UNSW Press, 2009).
Babbie, E, The Practice of Social Research (Belmont, CA: Wadsworth, 14th Rev ed, 2014).
Bordens K & Abbot BB, Research Design and Methods: A Process Approach (Boston: McGraw-Hill, 9th ed, 2013).
Brady HE & D Collier, eds. Rethinking Social Inquiry: Diverse Tools, Shared Standards (Lanham, MD:Rowman & Littlefield, 2nd ed, 2008).
Cooper DR & Schindler PS, Business Research Methods (Sydney: McGraw-Hill, 12th ed, 2013).
Creswell J, Research Design: Qualitative, Quantitative and Mixed Methods Approaches (Thousand Oaks, US: Sage Publications, 4th ed, 2014).
Denzin NK & Lincoln Y (eds), The SAGE Handbook of Qualitative Research (Thousand Oaks, US: Sage Publications, 5thd ed, 2017).
Epstein L & AD. Martin, An Introduction to Empirical Legal Research (NY: Oxford University Press, 2014).
Gibbs GR, Qualitative Data Analysis: Explorations with Nvivo (Buckingham: Open University Press, 2002).
Grix J, Demystifying Postgraduate Research, From MA to PhD (Edgbaston, UK: University of Birmingham Press, 2001).
Lofland J, DA. Snow, LAnderson & LH. Lofland, Analyzing Social Settings: A Guide to Qualitative Observation and Analysis (Belmont, CA: Wadsworth, 4th ed, 2005).
Luker K., Salsa Dancing into the Social Sciences: Research in an Age of Info-glut (Cambridge, MA:Harvard University Press, 2010).
Marshall, C and Rossman, GB, Designing Qualitative Research (Sage, 6th edition, 2015)
May T, Social Research: Issues, Methods and Process (Buckingham, Open University Press, 4th ed, 2011).
Miles MB & Huberman AM, Qualitative Data Analysis: An Expanded Sourcebook (Thousand Oaks, US:Sage Publications, 3rd ed, 2014).
Neuman WL, Social Research Methods: Quantitative and Qualitative Approaches (Essex: Pearson, 8th ed, 2014).
Sarantakos S, Social Research (New York: Palgrave Macmillan Education, 4th ed, 2012).
Schwartz-Shea P & D Yanow. Interpretive Research Design: Concepts and Processes (NY: Routledge, 2013).
Silverman D, Doing Qualitative Research, A Practical Handbook (Thousand Oaks, US: Sage Publications, 5th ed, 2017).
Veal AJ, Business Research Methods: A Managerial Approach (Sydney: Pearson-Addison Wesley, 2nd ed, 2005).
In presenting written work for assessment in this course you must use an appropriate and consistent style for referencing and citation. The following is a selection of acceptable citationand style guides, which you may use as the basis for your written work. You must purchase or have access to one of the following publications.
Australian Guide to Legal Citation (Melbourne University Law Review Association & Melbourne Journal of International Law, 4th ed, 2018).