Research Methods in Social Work / Edition 4

Research Methods in Social Work / Edition 4

by David Royse
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 0534088902

ISBN-13: 9780534088903

Pub. Date: 12/28/2002

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.

Overview

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:
9780534088903
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
12/28/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition

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.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >