Research Methods in Social Work / Edition 3

Research Methods in Social Work / Edition 3

by David Royse
     
 

ISBN-10: 0830415335

ISBN-13: 9780830415335

Pub. Date: 04/28/1999

Publisher: Cengage Learning


This concise but comprehensive book introduces readers to the basic concepts of the research process; including using questionnaires; collecting, preparing, and analyzing data; program evaluation; and writing research reports.  See more details below

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This concise but comprehensive book introduces readers to the basic concepts of the research process; including using questionnaires; collecting, preparing, and analyzing data; program evaluation; and writing research reports.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780830415335
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
04/28/1999
Series:
Nelson-Hall Series in Social Work
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
372

Table of Contents


1. Introduction. 2. The Way Research Proceeds. 3. Single System Designs. 4. Research Designs for Group Comparisons. 5. Understanding and Using Research Instruments. 6. Survey Research. 7. Developing Data Collection Instruments: Scales and Questionnaires. 8. Unobtrusive Approaches To Data Collection: Secondary Data and Content Analysis. 9. Data Analysis. 10. Program Evaluation. 11. Qualitative Research. 12. Ethical Thinking and Research. 13. Writing Research Reports and Journal Articles. Appendices.

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