TIES501 Seminar



  • Oxford
  • Collins
  • MOT


  • Book serie by Ardian Wallwork, English for Academic Research:
    • English for Writing Research Papers
    • Grammar exercises
    • Vocabulary exercises
    • Writing exercises

Philosophy of science

Research methods

Qualitative research

  • The SAGE Handbook of Qualitative Research. 2011. Edited by Norman K. Denzin and Yvonna S. Lincoln.
  • Qualitative Data Analysis. 1984. Miles, B.M. & Huberman, A.M. Newbury Park, CA: SAGE Publications.
  • Conducting thematic analysis on qualitative data: Attride-Stirling, Jennifer. 2001. Thematic networks: an analytic tool for qualitative research. Qualitative Research 1(3): 385–405.
  • Components of objecitivity (reliability and validity) in qualitative research

Quantitative research


  • See suggestions for technology validation
  • Kitchenham (1996). Evaluating Software Engineering Methods and Tool. Part 1: The evaluation Context and Evaluation Methods. ACM SIGSOFT. Software Engineering Notes 21(1).