Research Methods in Social Work / Edition 4

Research Methods in Social Work / Edition 4

by David Royse, David Royse
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534506089

ISBN-13: 9780534506087

Pub. Date: 01/28/2003

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

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:
9780534506087
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/28/2003
Pages:
380
Product dimensions:
7.38(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.59(d)

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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