How to Design and Evaluate Research in Education / Edition 5

How to Design and Evaluate Research in Education / Edition 5

by Jack R. Fraenkel, Norman E. Wallen, Norman Wallen
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0072485604

ISBN-13: 9780072485608

Pub. Date: 04/28/2002

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

This is a comprehensive,flexible introduction to educational research,which is normally a requirement for anyone seeking a masters degree in education. Its thorough coverage of the steps in the research process (part II),which includes end-of-chapter work sheets,make it suitable for courses that focus on doing research. Its coverage of the six most widely used

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This is a comprehensive,flexible introduction to educational research,which is normally a requirement for anyone seeking a masters degree in education. Its thorough coverage of the steps in the research process (part II),which includes end-of-chapter work sheets,make it suitable for courses that focus on doing research. Its coverage of the six most widely used research methodologies (part III),which includes step-by-step analyses of real research articles,makes it suitable for courses that stress how to read and understand research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072485608
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
04/28/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
623

Table of Contents

Part One: Introduction to Research
Chapter 1: The Nature of Educational Research
Part Two: The Basics of Educational Research
Chapter 2: The Research Problem
Chapter 3: Ethics and Research
Chapter 4: Variables and Hypotheses
Chapter 5: Reviewing the Literature
Chapter 6: Sampling
Chapter 7: Instrumentation
Chapter 8: Validity and Reliability
Chapter 9: Internal Validity
Part Three: Data Analysis
Chapter 10: Descriptive Statistics
Chapter 11: Inferential Statistics
Chapter 12: Statistics in Perspective
Part Four: Research Methodologies: I
Chapter 13: Experimental Research
Chapter 14: Single-Subject Research
Chapter 15: Correlational Research
Chapter 16: Causal-Comparative Research
Chapter 17: Survey Research
Part Five: Research Methodologies: II
Chapter 18: Content Analysis Research
Chapter 19: Qualitative Research: I
Chapter 20: Qualitative Research: II
Chapter 21: Historical Research
Part Six: Preparing Research Proposals and Reports
(and more...)

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