Understanding Research

Understanding Research : Becoming a Competent and Critical Consumer

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Understanding Research: Becoming A Compotent and Critical Consumer, first edition, teaches students how to read research articles and can be used as a core text in an introduction to educational research course or any course that focuses on teaching students how to read research articles. It can also be used as a supplementary text in courses that cover both producing and consuming research. This is the only text available that focuses primarily on teaching students how to read research articles.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 200.66 x 248.92 x 10.16mm | 430.91g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0131198440
  • 9780131198449
  • 1,309,642

Table of contents

Chapter 1 What is Research and Why You Should Care? Chapter 2 What is the Question and Why is it Important? Evaluating the Introduction of a Research Report Chapter 3 Who Answered the Question? Evaluating the Participant Sample Chapter 4 Could They Answer the Question? Evaluating the Procedures and Instrumentation Chapter 5 What Was the (Simple) Answer Please? Evaluating the Results Section Chapter 6 So, Now What? Evaluating the Discussion Section Chapter 7 Not the Last Chapter Appendix A. Teaching Ethics to Mental Health Practica Students at the Master's Level: A Comparative Study. Appendix B. Segregated Classrooms, Integrated Intent: How One School Responded to the Challenge of Developing Positive Interethnic Relations. Appendix C. Procrastination in College Students: The Role of Self Efficacy and Anxiety. Bibliography. Index.show more

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