Research Design: Qualitative, Quantitative, and Mixed Methods Approaches / Edition 4

Research Design: Qualitative, Quantitative, and Mixed Methods Approaches / Edition 4

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by John W. Creswell
     
 

ISBN-10: 1452226105

ISBN-13: 9781452226101

Pub. Date: 03/12/2013

Publisher: SAGE Publications

The eagerly anticipated Fourth Edition of the title that pioneered the comparison of qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods research design is here! For all three approaches, Creswell includes a preliminary consideration of philosophical assumptions, a review of the literature, an assessment of the use of theory in research approaches, and refl…  See more details below

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The eagerly anticipated Fourth Edition of the title that pioneered the comparison of qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods research design is here! For all three approaches, Creswell includes a preliminary consideration of philosophical assumptions, a review of the literature, an assessment of the use of theory in research approaches, and refl ections about the importance of writing and ethics in scholarly inquiry. He also presents the key elements of the research process, giving specifi c attention to each approach. The Fourth Edition includes extensively revised mixed methods coverage, increased coverage of ethical issues in research, and an expanded emphasis on worldview perspectives.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781452226101
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
03/12/2013
Edition description:
Fourth Edition
Pages:
273
Sales rank:
43,688
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Part I. Preliminary Considerations
Chapter 1. The Selection of a Research Approach
Chapter 2. Review of the Literature
Chapter 3. The Use of Theory
Chapter 4. Writing Strategies and Ethical Considerations
Part II. Designing Research
Chapter 5. The Introduction
Chapter 6. The Purpose Statement
Chapter 7. Research Questions and Hypotheses
Chapter 8. Quantitative Methods
Chapter 9. Qualitative Methods
Chapter 10. Mixed Methods Procedures

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