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Reading and understanding research

Locke, Lawrence F. ;Silverman, Stephen J.

Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications c2004

Available at Central Connecticut State University  Stack Level 6  (Q180 A1 L63 2004 )()

  • Title:
    Reading and understanding research
  • Author/Creator: Locke, Lawrence F.
  • Silverman, Stephen J.; Spirduso, Waneen Wyrick.
  • Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications
  • Creation Date: c2004
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: xvii, 282 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-273) and index.
  • Subjects: Research; Research -- Methodology; Reading; Information retrieval
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-273) and index.
  • Contents: Introduction: Why this book
    The research report
    When to believe what you read : the sources of credibility
    How to select and read research reports
    Staying organized : studying and recording what you read
    Types of research : an overview - Reading reports of quantitative research- critically : things to notice and questions to ask
    Reading reports of qualitative research- critically
    Appendix A: Annotated bibliography of supplementary references
    Appendix B: Examples of completed 12 step forms and flowcharts
    Appendix C: Statistics : a beginner's guide.
  • OCLC Number: 53253895
  • Identifier: ISBN0761927689;LCCN2003022544