Evaluating Research Articles From Start to Finish / Edition 3

Evaluating Research Articles From Start to Finish / Edition 3

by Ellen R. (Robinson) Girden, Robert I. Kabacoff
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1412974461

ISBN-13: 9781412974462

Pub. Date: 09/21/2010

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This thoroughly updated new edition of the bestselling text trains students—potential researchers and consumers of research—to critically read a research article from start to finish. Containing 25 engaging samples of ideal and flawed research, the text helps students assess the soundness of the design and appropriateness of the statistical analyses.

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This thoroughly updated new edition of the bestselling text trains students—potential researchers and consumers of research—to critically read a research article from start to finish. Containing 25 engaging samples of ideal and flawed research, the text helps students assess the soundness of the design and appropriateness of the statistical analyses.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412974462
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
09/21/2010
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
416
Sales rank:
778,603
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgements
About the Author
1. Introduction
2. Case Studies
3. Narrative Analysis
4. Surveys
5. Correlation Studies
6. Regression Analysis Studies
7. Factor-Analytic Studies
8. Discriminant Analysis Studies
9. Two-Condition Experimental Studies
10. Single Classification Studies
11. Factorial Studies
12. Quasi-Experimental Studies
13. Longitudinal Studies
Answers to Study Example Critiques
Glossary
Author Index
Subject Index

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