Would you please mention some useful reference books which must be read for learning and writing research methodology?

Answer     Admin   November 27, 2016
The following books are frequently cited by the researchers as references: 01) Byrne, B. M. (2010). Structural Equation Modeling with AMOS: Basic Concepts, Applications, and Programing (2nd ed.). New York: Routledge. 02) Cohen, L., Manion, L., & Morrison, K. (2007). Research Methods in Education. 03) Creswell, J. W. (2007). Qualitative Inquiry Research Design: Choosing Among Five Approaches (2nd ed.). London: SAGE Publication. 04) Creswell, J. W. (2010). Educational research: Planning, conducting, and evaluating quantitative and qualitative research (4th ed.). New Jersey: Pearson Prentice Hall. 05) Denzin, N. K., & Lincoln, Y. S. (Eds.). (2005). The SAGE Handbook of Qualitative Research (3rd ed.). USA: SAGE Publication. 06) Field, A. (2009). Discovering Statistics Using SPSS (3rd ed.). Los Angeles: SAGE. 07) Flick, U. (2009). An Introduction To Qualitative Research (4th ed.). London: SAGE. 08) Hair, J. F., Black, W. C., Babin, B. J., & Anderson, R. E. (2014). Multivariate Data Analysis (7th ed.). USA: Pearson Prentice Hall. 09) Jonker, J., & Pennink, B. (2009). The Essence of Research Methodology: A Concise Guide for Master and PhD Students in Management Science (2nd ed.). Holland: Springer Berlin Heidelberg. 10) Pallant, J. (2010). Survival Manual: A Step by Step Guide to Data Analysis using SPSS (4th ed.). New York: Open University Press. 11) Schumacker, R. E., & Lomax, R. G. (2010). A Beginner’s Guide to Structural Equation modeling (3rd ed.). New York: Routledge. 12) Sekaran, U., & Bougie, R. (2010). Research Methods for Business: A skill building approach (5th ed.). London: John Wiley and Sons. 13) Tabachnick, B. G., & Fidell, L. S. (2007). Using Multivariate Statistics (5th ed.). New York: Pearson. 14) Ullman, J. B. (2014). Structural Equation Modeling. In B. G. Tabachnick & L. S. Fidell (Eds.), Using Multivariate Statistics (6th ed., pp. 676–780). Boston, USA: Pearson. 15) Yin, R. K. (2003). Case Study Research . Design and Methods. SAGE Publications. 16) Zainudin Awang. (2012). A Handbook on Structural Equation Modeling (4th ed.). Kelantan: Centre for Graudate Studies UTM. ------------------------ Other than these books there are many books that can be read.