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Educational research : an introduction / Meredith D. Gall, Walter R. Borg, Joyce P. Gall

Main Author Gall, Meredith Damien Coauthor Borg, Walter R. Secondary Author Gall, Joyce P. Country Estados Unidos. Edition 6th ed Publication New York : Longman, cop. 1996 Description XXII, 788 p. : il. gráficos ; 25 cm ISBN 0-8013-0980-8 CDU 37.012
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Monografia Biblioteca Geral da Universidade do Minho
BGUMD 130892 Available 202223
Monografia Biblioteca de Ciências da Educação
BCE 37.012 - G Available 307509
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"Educational Research: An Introduction, Eighth Edition, " is the most comprehensive and widely respected text for scholars and for the preparation of graduate-level students who need to understand educational research in depth and conduct original research for a dissertation or thesis. A comprehensive introduction to the major research methods and types of data analysis used today, this text provides in-depth coverage of all facets of research, from the epistemology of quantitative and qualitative scientific inquiry to the design, data collection, analysis, and reporting of a completed study.

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • I Educational Research: The Field
  • 1 The Nature of Educational Research
  • II Planning a Research Study
  • 2 Developing a Research Proposal
  • 3 Ethical, Legal, and Human Relations Issues in Educational Research
  • 4 Reviewing the Literature
  • III Research Methods
  • 5 Statistical Techniques
  • 6 Selecting a Sample
  • 7 Collecting Research Data with Tests and Self-Report Measures
  • 8 Collecting Research Data with Questionnaires and Interviews
  • 9 Collecting Research Data Through Observation and Content Analysis
  • IV Quantitative Research Design
  • 10 Descriptive and Causal-Comparative Research Designs
  • 11 Correlational Research Designs
  • 12 Experimental Designs, Part 1
  • 13 Experimental Designs, Part 2
  • V Approaches to Qualitative Research
  • 14 Case Study Research
  • 15 Qualitative Research Traditions
  • 16 Historical Research
  • VI Applications of Research
  • 17 Evaluation Research
  • 18 Action Research

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