Understanding and Evaluating Educational Research / Edition 4

Understanding and Evaluating Educational Research / Edition 4

by James H. McMillan, Jon F. Wergin
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0135016789

ISBN-13: 9780135016787

Pub. Date: 07/16/2009

Publisher: Pearson

For courses in Research Methods in Education.

Understanding and Evaluating Research, third edition, is a supplemental textbook appropriate for all courses in educational research. A reader, this text contains quantitative and qualitative educational research articles from a variety of professional journals. With each article is a

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For courses in Research Methods in Education.

Understanding and Evaluating Research, third edition, is a supplemental textbook appropriate for all courses in educational research. A reader, this text contains quantitative and qualitative educational research articles from a variety of professional journals. With each article is a sample article analysis and exercises that help students become better consumers of research. The third edition is greatly enhanced by the inclusion of a new chapter on “Mixed Method Designs” and two mixed-method studies, revised and expanded discussion of qualitative methods, more emphasis given to randomized designs, revision of research typology, and features eight new articles.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780135016787
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
07/16/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
216
Sales rank:
468,862
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to Reading Educational Research

Chapter 2 Quantitative Nonexperimental Designs

Chapter 3 Experimental Designs

Chapter 4 Qualitative Designs

Chapter 5 "Mixed-Method" Designs

Chapter 6 Action/Practitioner Research

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