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Gillham, Bill

Overview
Works: 107 works in 421 publications in 4 languages and 13,709 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Pictorial works  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
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Most widely held works by Bill Gillham
Research interviewing : the range of techniques by Bill Gillham( )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Swedish and held by 1,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussing what research interviewing is, what techniques are used, and how interview data is analysed and written up, this work covers distance and face-to-face interviewing, from the un-structured and naturalistic to the highly structured, focused and time-efficient
Child safety : problem and prevention from preschool to adolescence : a handbook for professionals by Bill Gillham( )

17 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Child safety is everybody's concern, but much professional activity is misinformed or based on a misrepresentation of the facts, and preventative action is rarely adequately evaluated. Written by researchers with an active role in social policy, this text challenges our understanding of the problem of child safety and points to the impotence of "educational" approaches based on "knowledge enhancement". The message is that improving children's knowledge has little or no effect on their behaviour. From the physical abuse of young children to drug abuse in adolescence, this work presents a radical perspective on a key social issue
The research interview by Bill Gillham( )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and German and held by 1,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed for students and practitioners within the world of research, this text covers such practical topics as the basic techniques of interviewing, preparing an interview schedule, and using tools such as questioning, prompting and reflecting
Case study research methods by Bill Gillham( )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More people than ever are using case studies in research, yet there is very little guidance on how to construct case studies effectively. Drawing on his vast experience of teaching and mentoring researchers, Bill Gillham here provides a comprehensive guide to this popular method of research. Using real-life examples throughout, Case Study Research Methods guides the reader through all the stages of a case study, from initial design to the processing and writing up of findings. Especially detailed guidance offered on observation techniques, using documentary and electronic sources and physical a
Developing a questionnaire by Bill Gillham( Book )

36 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is easy to construct a questionnaire. With a word-processor it is possible to design one in a single evening. But developing a questionnaire that yields genuinely worthwhile data is much harder than one might think - and useful research does require worth-while data." "Developing a Questionnaire provides a comprehensive guide to the successful design and implementation of questionnaires as a research method."--Jacket
The facts about teenage pregnancies by Bill Gillham( )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text presents facts and figures about the incidence of teenage pregnancies throughout Europe together with current research based information on this subject. Bill Gillham looks at the accompanying problems of stress and emotional, financial and quality of life problems which in turn may lead to abuse and neglect of the child. He analyzes these areas and asserts that teenage pregnancies, with effective support and care, need not be such a problem
How many sharks in the bath? by Bill Gillham( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Danish and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book about counting various animals
Reconstructing educational psychology by Bill Gillham( Book )

9 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early words picture book by Bill Gillham( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Key vocabulary words such as rabbit, bicycle, and swing are used in sentences and illustrated with photographs showing the activities of two children and their parents
Handicapping conditions in children by Bill Gillham( Book )

9 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first words language programme : a basic language programme for mentally handicapped children by Bill Gillham( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first words picture book by Bill Gillham( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple words such as dog, ball, shoes, and clock are used in sentences and illustrated with photographs
What happens next? by Bill Gillham( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pairs of photographs present questions and answers which explore some causes and effects in a child's world. Example: "Down comes the rain ... what happens next? Splashing in puddles!"
Observation techniques : structured to unstructured by Bill Gillham( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical and comprehensive guide for students and researchers who wish to understand the value of observation as a reliable research method, this book will enable readers to set up observations and choose when it is most appropriate to use structured or unstructured techniques
And so can I! by Bill Gillham( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children compare their accomplishments with those of young animals--jumping, swimming, licking--but none of those animals can read a book!
Let's look for numbers by Bill Gillham( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the numbers from one to ten, using photographs and brief sentences or phrases
Where does it go? by Bill Gillham( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paired photographs present problems and solutions which deal with where things belong
The facts about child sexual abuse by Bill Gillham( Book )

8 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can you see it? by Bill Gillham( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and brief text introduce an object that the reader must find in an adjoining photograph
What's the difference? by Bill Gillham( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paired photographs provide the opportunity to distinguish between the differences in pictures that are similar but not the same
 
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Child safety : problem and prevention from preschool to adolescence : a handbook for professionals
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Child safety : problem and prevention from preschool to adolescence : a handbook for professionalsThe research interviewCase study research methodsDeveloping a questionnaireThe facts about teenage pregnanciesHow many sharks in the bath?Observation techniques : structured to unstructured
Alternative Names
Gillham, Bill.

Gillham, Bill 1936-

Gillham, W. E. 1936-

Gillham, W. E. C.

Gillham, W. E. C. 1936-

Gillham, W. E. C. (William Edwin Charles)

Gillham, W. E. C. (William Edwin Charles), 1936-

Gillham, William E. 1936-

Gillham, William Edwin Charles.

Gillham, William Edwin Charles 1936-

Languages
English (183)

German (2)

Swedish (2)

Danish (1)