Research methodologies

  • Action research: D. Burns (2007) Systemic Action Research: A strategy for whole system change, Bristol: Policy Press.
  • Design science research: K. Peffers, T. Tuunanen, M. A. Rothenberger, S. Chatterjee (2007) A Design Science Research Methodology for Information Systems Research. Journal of Management Information Systems, 24(3), pp. 45-78.

Systematic literature review

  • B. Kitchenham , S Charters (2007) Guidelines for performing Systematic Literature Reviews in Software Engineering. EBSE Technical Report. School of Computer Science and Mathematics, Keele University.
  • M. Pai, M. McCulloch, J. D. Gorman, N. Pai, W. Enanoria, G. Kennedy, P. Tharyan, J. M. Colford (2004) Systematic reviews and meta-analyses: An illustrated, step-by-step guide. The National Medical Journal of India, 17(2), pp. 86-95.

Conceptual/Information modelling

  • M.A. Jeusfeld, M. Jarke, J. Mylopoulos (eds.) Metamodeling for Method Engineering, 2009. MIT.
  • T. Kuehne (2006) Matter of (meta-)modelling. Softw Syst Model, 5:369-385.


  • D. G. Feitelson (2005) Experimental Computer Science: the Need for a Cultural Change. Manuscript.

PhD thesis

  • D. Bunton (2005) The structure of PhD conclusion chapters. Journal of English for Academic Purposes, 4:207-224.


  • J. Hartmanis (1995) Turing Award Lecture on Computational Complexity and the Nature of Computer Science. Commun. ACM, 37(10), pp. 37-43.
  • I. Asimov (1989) The Relativity of Wrong. The Skeptical Inquirer, 14(1) pp. 35-44.