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Introduction to research : understanding and applying multiple strategies / Elizabeth DePoy, Laura N. Gitlin

DePoy, Elizabeth. (Author). Gitlin, Laura N., 1952- (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Valencia Main Library Q180.55 .M4 D47 2016 37684001090773 Valencia Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780323261715
  • ISBN: 032326171X
  • Physical Description: xiv, 398 p. : ill.; 24 cm
  • Edition: 5th ed.
  • Publisher: St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Research as an important way of knowing -- Essentials of research -- Research ethics -- Philosophical foundations -- Framing the problem -- Developing a knowledge base through literature and resources -- Theory in research -- Asking questions and posing queries -- Language and thinking processes -- Experimental type designs -- Naturalistic designs -- Mixed method designs -- Setting boundaries -- Boundary setting in experimental-type design -- Boundary setting in naturalistic analysis -- Collecting information -- Collecting data through measurement in experimental-type design -- Gathering information in naturalistic analysis -- Preparing and organizing data -- Statistical analysis for experimental-type research -- Analysis in naturalistic inquiry -- Sharing research knowledge before the study -- Sharing research knowledge during and after the study -- Reciprocal roles of research, knowledge development and practice -- Stories from the field.
Subject: Research > Methodology
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