Knight A & Ruddock, L
Advanced Research Methods in the Built Environment
Chichester: J Wiley & Sons Ltd
A series of chapters written by different researchers covering research practice. Possibly more suited for postgraduate researchers needing more in-depth coverage of the methods available.
Some suggested reading
Managing the Thesis (Alan Griffith & Paul Watson) p183 to 192
Getting your research published in refereed journals (Will Hughes) p193-206