Introduction to Research in Education (with InfoTrac ) / Edition 7

Introduction to Research in Education (with InfoTrac ) / Edition 7

by Donald Ary, Lucy Cheser Jacobs, Asghar Razavieh, Christine K. Sorensen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534555373

ISBN-13: 9780534555375

Pub. Date: 08/01/2005

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Become a more competent consumer and producer of research with INTRODUCTION TO RESEARCH IN EDUCATION with InfoTrac®! Known for its exceptionally clear writing style and comprehensive coverage, this education text helps you master the basic competencies necessary to understand and evaluate the research of others. The authors familiarize you with common

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Become a more competent consumer and producer of research with INTRODUCTION TO RESEARCH IN EDUCATION with InfoTrac®! Known for its exceptionally clear writing style and comprehensive coverage, this education text helps you master the basic competencies necessary to understand and evaluate the research of others. The authors familiarize you with common research problems in a step-by-step manner through examples that clarify complex concepts and strong end-of-chapter exercises. This text is a must read for anyone planning to conduct their own research or interpret the research of others.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534555375
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
08/01/2005
Edition description:
7TH
Pages:
688
Product dimensions:
8.04(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.14(d)

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Table of Contents

Part I. FOUNDATIONS: THE SCIENTIFIC APPROACH IN EDUCATION. 1. The Nature of Scientific Inquiry. 2. The Scientific Approach in Education. Part II. RESEARCH BACKGROUND. 3. The Research Problem. 4. Reviewing the Literature. 5. The Hypothesis. Part III. STATISTICAL ANALYSIS. 6. Descriptive Statistics. 7. Sampling and Inferential Statistics. Part IV. FUNDAMENTALS. 8. Tools of Research. 9. Validity and Reliability. Part V. RESEARCH METHODS. 10. Experimental Research. 11. Experimental Research Design. 12. Ex Post Facto Research. 13. Correlation Research. 14. Survey Research. 15. Qualitative Research: Defining, Selecting, and Planning. Part VI. COMMUNICATING RESEARCH. 16. Qualitative Research: Data Analysis, Rigor, and Reporting. 17. Action Research. 18. Guidelines for Writing Research Proposals. 19. Interpreting and Reporting Results of Quantitative Research.

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