Practical Research  Pearson New International Edition

Practical Research Pearson New International Edition


  • Author : Paul D. Leedy
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release Date : 2013-08-27
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781292034409


Practical Research Pearson New International Edition Book Description :

For undergraduate or graduate courses that include planning, conducting, and evaluating research. A "do-it-yourself, understand-it-yourself” manual designed to help students understand the fundamental structure of research and the methodical process that leads to valid, reliable results. Written in uncommonly engaging and elegant prose, this text guides the reader, step-by-step, from the selection of a problem, through the process of conducting authentic research, to the preparation of a completed report, with practical suggestions based on a solid theoretical framework and sound pedagogy. Suitable as the core text in any introductory research course or even for self-instruction, this text will show students two things: 1) that quality research dem...

Practical Research

Practical Research


  • Author : Paul D. Leedy
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2015-11-25
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1292095873


Practical Research Book Description :

Written in uncommonly engaging and elegant prose, this text is a 'do-it-yourself, understand-it-yourself' manual designed to help research students in any discipline understand the fundamental structure of quality research and the methodical process that leads to genuinely significant results....

Educational Research  Pearson New International Edition

Educational Research Pearson New International Edition


  • Author : John W. Creswell
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release Date : 2013-08-27
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781292034379


Educational Research Pearson New International Edition Book Description :

A practical, step-by-step core research text that balances coverage of qualitative and quantitative methods The clear and practical writing of Educational Research: Planning, Conducting, and Evaluating Quantitative and Qualitative Research has made this book a favorite among instructors and students. In precise, step-by-step language the text helps students learn how to conduct, read, and evaluate research studies. Key updates for the 4th edition include expanded coverage of ethics and new research articles....

Practical Research

Practical Research


  • Author : Paul D. Leedy
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013-07-30
  • Genre: Research
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1292021179


Practical Research Book Description :

For undergraduate or graduate courses that include planning, conducting, and evaluating research. A do-it-yourself, understand-it-yourself manual designed to help students understand the fundamental structure of research and the methodical process that leads to valid, reliable results. Written in uncommonly engaging and elegant prose, this text guides the reader, step-by-step, from the selection of a problem, through the process of conducting authentic research, to the preparation of a completed report, with practical suggestions based on a solid theoretical framework and sound pedagogy. Suitable as the core text in any introductory research course or even for self-instruction, this text will show students two things: 1) that quality research demands...

Introduction to Behavioral Research Methods  Pearson New International Edition

Introduction to Behavioral Research Methods Pearson New International Edition


  • Author : Mark R. Leary
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release Date : 2013-08-27
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781292033631


Introduction to Behavioral Research Methods Pearson New International Edition Book Description :

Rigorous, yet readable. The author presents the material with sufficient elaboration, explanation, and examples that not only interest the student, but make it understandable. Introduction to Behavioral Research Methods incorporates the four basic approaches to behavioral research (descriptive research, correlational research, experimental research, and quasi-experimental research), and shows students how to conceptualize questions, measure variables, design studies, and analyze data. Chapters on research ethics and scientific writing (including the most recent version of APA style) round out the book. Throughout each chapter, boxes on “Developing Your Research Skills” and “Behavioral Research Case Study” provide practical examples and pique ...

Practical research

Practical research


  • Author : Paul D. Leedy
  • Publisher : MacMillan Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 1980
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0023692308


Practical research Book Description :

Written in uncommonly engaging, lucid, and elegant prose, this book is an "understand-it-yourself, do-it-yourself" manual designed to help readers understand the fundamental structure of quality research and the methodical process that leads to genuinely significant results. & It guides the reader, step-by-step, from the selection of a problem to study, through the process of conducting authentic research, to the preparation of a completed report, with practical suggestions based on a solid theoretical framework and sound pedagogy. This book will show readers two things: 1) that quality research demands planning and design; and, 2) how their own research projects can be executed effectively and professionally. For researchers and research analysts in...

Empirical Political Analysis

Empirical Political Analysis


  • Author : Craig Leonard Brians
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-05-23
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781315510200


Empirical Political Analysis Book Description :

Empirical Political Analysis introduces students to the full range of qualitative and quantitative methods used in political science research. Organized around all of the stages of the research process, this comprehensive text surveys designing experiments, conducting research, evaluating results, and presenting findings. With exercises in the text and in a companion lab manual, Empirical Political Analysis gives students applied insights on the scopes and methods of political science research. Features: Offers comprehensive coverage of quantitative and qualitative research methods in political science, a hallmark since it first published over 25 years ago. Covers the research process from start to finish—hypothesis formation, literature review, re...

Action Research in Education

Action Research in Education


  • Author : Ernie Stringer
  • Publisher : Pearson
  • Release Date : 2013-11-01
  • Genre: Action research in education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1292041080


Action Research in Education Book Description :

Action research, applied systematically to the issue of poor academic performance, provides a high likelihood of improving student outcomes. The action research processes described in this book are honed by many years of successful application, and provide teachers, educational leaders, families and community members with a set of tools for engaging with significant problems in classrooms and schools. This book is designed to provide the reader with an understanding of the nature of action research and the procedures and applications of action research. In addition, it provides practical resources that add to the fundamentals of knowledge available to action researchers. The text is detailed, providing specific guidance for many of the skills that ma...

A scholarly inquiry into disciplinary practices in educational institutions

A scholarly inquiry into disciplinary practices in educational institutions


  • Author : Izak J. Oosthuizen
  • Publisher : AOSIS
  • Release Date : 2019-12-12
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781928523147


A scholarly inquiry into disciplinary practices in educational institutions Book Description :

This book is a collection of chapters based on original research dealing with issues of discipline and disciplinary practices in educational institutions. The aim of the book is to provide a scholarly and scientific perspective on the current state of discipline and disciplinary practices in schools and tertiary education settings. The issue of discipline is investigated from diverse paradigmatic and methodological perspectives, presenting empirical as well as also philosophical research. The empirical perspective includes quantitative (positivistic), qualitative (interpretive) and mixed methods (pragmatic), designs and worldviews. This book offers a ground-breaking contribution to the field of learner and student discipline, with insights into disci...

Practical Research  Planning and Design  Enhanced Pearson Etext    Access Card

Practical Research Planning and Design Enhanced Pearson Etext Access Card


  • Author : Paul D. Leedy
  • Publisher : Pearson
  • Release Date : 2015-01-06
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0133747182


Practical Research Planning and Design Enhanced Pearson Etext Access Card Book Description :

NOTE: Used books, rentals, and purchases made outside of Pearson If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access codes for the Enhanced Pearson eText may not be included, may be incorrect, or may be previously redeemed. Check with the seller before completing your purchase. This access code card provides access to the Enhanced Pearson eText. Engaging and cross-disciplinary, Practical Research: Planning and Design is a do-it-yourself, understand-it-yourself manual for planning and conducting research. Suitable for a wide variety of courses in basic research methodology, the text guides the reader, step-by-step, from the selection of a problem, through the process of conducting authentic research, to the preparation of a complete...