Practical Research Methods in Education

Practical Research Methods in Education


  • Author : Mike Lambert
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-03-04
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781351188388


Practical Research Methods in Education Book Description :

Practical Research Methods in Education is a hands-on guide which critically explores and scrutinizes research methods used in educational enquiry. Drawing on the research, practical experience and reflections of active researchers, each chapter offers explanations, examples, tasks for students to undertake and suggestions for further reading, all of which are designed to strengthen understanding of practical methods of data collection in educational and social-science research. This insightful book offers: Detailed illustration of a range of data-collection methods and approaches used in educational research Chapters written by active researchers, experienced in addressing challenges of carrying out practical research in education Examples, study ta...

Research Methods in Education

Research Methods in Education


  • Author : Robert E. Slavin
  • Publisher : Allyn & Bacon
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UVA:X002453926


Research Methods in Education Book Description :

Textbook for students and others who plan to do research in schools (or, at least, to understand such research) gives the key ideas and practical strategies involved. This edition (first was 1984) adds a new chapter on qualitative research, expands the section on causal-comparative designs, and pres...

Research Methods in Education

Research Methods in Education


  • Author : Louis Cohen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2007-05-07
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781134204304


Research Methods in Education Book Description :

This fully updated sixth edition of the international bestseller Research Methods in Education covers the whole range of methods currently employed by educational research at all stages. It is divided into five main parts: the context of educational research; planning educational research; styles of educational research; strategies for data collection and researching; and data analysis. The book also contains references to a comprehensive dedicated website of accompanying materials. The sixth edition includes new material on: complexity theory, ethics, sampling and sensitive educational research experimental research, questionnaire design and administration with practical guidance qualitative and quantitative data analysis, with practical examples in...

Research Methods in Education

Research Methods in Education


  • Author : Joseph Check
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2011-10-27
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781483342092


Research Methods in Education Book Description :

Research Methods in Education introduces research methods as an integrated set of techniques for investigating questions about the educational world. This lively, innovative text helps students connect technique and substance, appreciate the value of both qualitative and quantitative methodologies, and make ethical research decisions. It weaves actual research "stories" into the presentation of research topics, and it emphasizes validity, authenticity, and practical significance as overarching research goals. The text is divided into three sections: Foundations of Research (5 chapters), Research Design and Data Collection (7 chapters), and Analyzing and Reporting Data (3 chapters). This tripartite conceptual framework honors traditional quantitative ...

Research Methods in Education
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Research Methods in Education


  • Author : Louis Cohen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2002-09-11
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781134646067


Research Methods in Education Book Description :

This is a new edition of one of our best-selling textbooks. The authors have thoroughly updated the fourth edition and included more text on current developments in research practice, action research, developments in ICT, questionnaire design, ethnographic research, conducting needs analysis, constructing and using tests, observational methods, reliability and validity, ethical issues and curriculum research. The entire text has been redesigned to cater for the increasingly sophisticated needs of the educational researcher. The new edition is more comprehensive, up-to-date and user-friendly, with increased accessibility. The authors, who are experienced teachers in the field, have produced a better written book (if that's possible) containing readabl...

Research Methods and Methodologies in Education

Research Methods and Methodologies in Education


  • Author : James Arthur
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2012-03-19
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781446289402


Research Methods and Methodologies in Education Book Description :

'This work will be of immense value to those who are undertaking a significant post-graduate research study in Education. The array of impressive contributors writes in an accessible and clear manner, and brings the attention of the reader to both technical and conceptual terms. This book certainly will be an addition to my own reference library' - Susan Groundwater-Smith, Faculty of Education and Social Work, University of Sydney This straightforward and jargon-free book will provide students with the theoretical understandings, practical knowledge and skills they need to carry out independent research. The international contributors identify key research methodologies, data collection tools and analysis methods, and focus on the direct comparisons ...

Introduction to Research Methods in Education
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Introduction to Research Methods in Education


  • Author : Keith F Punch
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2009-03-19
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 144624332X


Introduction to Research Methods in Education Book Description :

Based on the popular Introduction to Social Research Methods, this book offers a highly accessible, clear and engaging introduction to research in education, which has been carefully and extensively developed to fully meet the needs of those studying in education and related fields. Introduction to Research Methods in Education assumes no previous knowledge of the subject, and focuses on helping the reader develop a clear conceptual understanding of the nature of empirical research in education, and of how those ideas lead to, and underlie, the principal research techniques. Qualitative, quantitative and mixed methods approaches are covered, along with practical guidance on issues such as how to prepare a research proposal, write a literature review,...

Research Methods for Education

Research Methods for Education


  • Author : Peter Newby
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-11-04
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317865421


Research Methods for Education Book Description :

Written with the novice educational researcher in mind, Research Methods in Education is designed to help students produce good quality, valid and valuable research. The text is written in an engaging style and adopts a mixed-methods approach; guidance on analytical procedures that require more advanced tools such as SPSS and Minitab are also provided. The book is packed with exercises, examples and comparative international material from other educational contexts, all of which help to introduce this complex subject in an easy to use format for people that are new to research and are not confident with numerical information. Peter Newby's student-friendly text allows the researcher to confidently address the practical aspects of deciding on a resear...