International Social Research Methods

Submission of case studies

Researchers interested in submitting case studies to the databank are invited, in the first instance, to send a proposal to the academic consultants on the project (see Proposal Form). Contributions are encouraged from researchers at all stages of their careers, from academic and non-academic backgrounds, who have been involved in small, medium or large-scale international social research projects, whatever the methods and country mix, and whether or not they are comparative.

The Guidelines for Authors provide technical guidelines for contributors.

The case studies will be peer reviewed before being accepted for the ReStore databank.

Proposal forms should be returned to Professors Julia Brannen ( and Linda Hantrais (