Exploring research / Neil J. Salkind.
By: Salkind, Neil JMaterial type: TextPublisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson/Prentice Hall Higher Education, 2012Edition: 8th edDescription: xx, 316 pISBN: 0136011373 (alk. paper)Subject(s): Psychology -- Research -- Methodology | Education -- Research -- MethodologyDDC classification: 150.72
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
The role and importance of research -- The research process : coming to terms -- Selecting a problem and reviewing the research -- Ethics : the basic principles -- Sampling and generalizability -- Measurement, reliability, and validity -- Methods of measuring behavior -- Data collection and descriptive statistics -- Introducing inferential statistics -- Nonexperimental research : descriptive and correlational methods -- Nonexperimental research : qualitative methods -- Pre- and true experimental research methods -- Quasi-experimental research : a close cousin to experimental research -- Writing a research proposal -- Writing a research manuscript.