The Research Methods Knowledge Base / Edition 3

The Research Methods Knowledge Base / Edition 3

by William Trochim, James P Donnelly
     
 


Thoroughly updated, the third edition of The Research Methods Knowledge Base provides coverage of quantitative methods and enhanced coverage of qualitative methods. It can be used in a variety of disciplines and is ideal for an introductory comprehensive undergraduate or graduate level course. Through its conversational, informal style it makes material that is… See more details below

Overview


Thoroughly updated, the third edition of The Research Methods Knowledge Base provides coverage of quantitative methods and enhanced coverage of qualitative methods. It can be used in a variety of disciplines and is ideal for an introductory comprehensive undergraduate or graduate level course. Through its conversational, informal style it makes material that is often challenging for students both accessible and understandable. The Research Methods Knowledge Base, 3e covers everything from the development of a research question to the writing of a final report, describing both practical and technical issues of sampling, measurement, design and analysis.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592602919
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
12/18/2006
Edition description:
3RD PKG
Pages:
1
Sales rank:
196,695
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents


Part 1 Foundations Chapter 1 Foundations Part 2 Participants and Sampling Chapter 2 Sampling Part 3 Observation and Measurement Chapter 3 The Theory of Measurement Chapter 4 Survey Research Chapter 5 Scales and Indexes Chapter 6 Qualitative and Unobtrusive Measures Part 4 Design and Structure Chapter 7 Design Chapter 8 Qualitative and Mixed Methods Designs Chapter 9 Experimental Design Chapter 10 Quasi-Experimental Design Chapter 11 Advanced Design Topics Part 5 Analysis and Synthesis Chapter 12 Analysis Chapter 13 Qualitative and Mixed Methods Analysis Chapter 14 Analysis for Research Design Chapter 15 Write-Up Chapter 16 Research Synthesis, Meta-analysis, and Evidence-Based Practice

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