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Research Methods in Physical Activity - 6th edition

Research Methods in Physical Activity (ISBN10: 073608939X; ISBN13: 9780736089395)
ISBN13: 978-0736089395
ISBN10: 073608939X

Summary: Research Methods in Physical Activity, Sixth Edition, presents an engaging overview of the research process and available methods for students researching within all subdisciplines of kinesiology and exercise science as well as physical therapy, rehabilitation, and occupational therapy. Translated into seven languages and interjected with the humor that has become a welcome component of this internationally recognized text, the sixth edition of Research Methods in Physical Activityal moreso includes these enhancements:- Significant updates on the use of library services, including an in-depth discussion of effective electronic searches and information filing- A reduction in hand calculations replaced with a focus on computational procedures for basic statistics, supplemented with examples from the Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS) to analyze data on 30 players from the 2008 Professional Golfers' Association (PGA) Tour- An updated and expanded chapter on the growing merit of using qualitative research to help answer research questions rather than relying solely on the traditional scientific approaches- A new chapter devoted to mixed-methods models of research that employ both quantitative and qualitative methods to provide a more balanced look at the research problemIn addition to the improvements in the sixth edition, Research Methods in Physical Activitymaintains the logical progression and presentation of information that make it the leading text in the field. It discusses all stages of the research process-including formulating and defining a research problem, analyzing data, and presenting results-and offers students practical help with the logistics of beginning, conducting, and completing their research. Readers are introduced to basic statistical and measurement concepts and learn how to complete statistical analysis of research results. Individual chapters on historical, philosophical, epidemiological, de less

Edition/Copyright: 6TH 11
Cover: Hardback
Publisher: Human Kinetics Publishers
Published: 11/13/2010
International: No

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