Summary: Practical Research is dedicated to one end: to teach students basic research methodology and scientific method. The approach of this text is broad. The research principles set forth in this text are equally applicable to all disciplines where the tenets of the scientific method are valid for the solution of problems and the ultimate pursuit of truth.
This text simplifies research concepts for ease of reading and better understanding of research methodology ...show more.
This practical book provides helpful answers to unexpected questions posed by inexperienced researchers.
NEW--Introduces the researcher to the computerization of research.
Computer sections are marked by the logo of a computer.
Sections explaining common computer prompts are provided.
Discusses software, database services, and other aspects of computer-assisted research.
NEW--Sprinkled throughout the text are features designed to compel students to apply the principles presented in the chapter. ...show less