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Practical research : planning and design.

Leedy, Paul D. ;Ormrod, Jeanne Ellis.

Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Merrill Prentice Hall 2001

Available at Central Connecticut State University  Reference  (Q180.55 M4 L43 2001 )()

  • Title:
    Practical research : planning and design.
  • Author/Creator: Leedy, Paul D.
  • Ormrod, Jeanne Ellis.
  • Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Merrill Prentice Hall
  • Creation Date: 2001
  • Edition: 7th ed. / Paul D. Leedy, Jeanne Ellis Ormrod.
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: xx, 318 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Subjects: Research -- Methodology
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Contents: I: The fundamentals
    1. What is research?
    2. Tools of research
    II: Focusing your research efforts
    3. The problem: the heart of the research process
    4. The review of the related literature
    5. Planning your research design
    6. Writing the research proposal
    III: Qualitative research methodologies
    7. Qualitative research
    8. Historical research
    IV: Quantitative research methodologies
    9. Descriptive research
    10. Experimental and causal-comparative designs
    11. Statistical techniques for analyzing quantitative data
    V: Preparing the research report
    12. Technical details: style, format, and organization of the research report.
  • OCLC Number: 44046930
  • Identifier: ISBN0139603603;LCCN00034859