Essentials of Research Design and Methodology (Essentials of Behavioral Science Series) / Edition 1

Essentials of Research Design and Methodology (Essentials of Behavioral Science Series) / Edition 1

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by Geoffrey R. Marczyk, David DeMatteo, David Festinger
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471470538

ISBN-13: 9780471470533

Pub. Date: 02/25/2005

Publisher: Wiley

Essentials of Research Design and Methodology contains practical information on how to design and conduct scientifc research. Packaged in the engaging Essentials format, students and practitioners in the behavioral sciences and related disciplines will gain important insight into identifying research topics and variables and selecting research approaches, as well

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Essentials of Research Design and Methodology contains practical information on how to design and conduct scientifc research. Packaged in the engaging Essentials format, students and practitioners in the behavioral sciences and related disciplines will gain important insight into identifying research topics and variables and selecting research approaches, as well as data collection and assessment strategies, interpretation methods, and important ethical and legal considerations. Perfect for courses on research design, this volume is also must-reading for anyone conducting research as well as consumers of research data.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471470533
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/25/2005
Series:
Essentials of Behavioral Science Series, #2
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
306
Sales rank:
351,374
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 5.50(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Series Preface.

Acknowledgments.

One Introduction and Overview.

Two Planning and Designing a Research Study.

Three General Approaches for Controlling Artifact and Bias.

Four Data Collection, Assessment Methods, and Measurement Strategies.

Five General Types of Research Designs and Approaches.

Six Validity.

Seven Data Preparation, Analyses, and Interpretation.

Eight Ethical Considerations in Research.

Nine Disseminating Research Results and Distilling Principles of Research Design and Methodology.

References.

Index.

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