A Cross Section of Educational Research : Journal Articles for Discussion and Evaluation, Paperback / softback Book

A Cross Section of Educational Research : Journal Articles for Discussion and Evaluation Paperback / softback


* This collection of research articles emphasizes topics of interest to classroom teachers. * The 38 research articles illustrate: *survey research*quantitative content analysis*correlational research*true experimental research*quasi-experimental research*pre-experimental research*single-subject research/behavior analysis*causal-comparative research*program evaluation*qualitative research*combined qualitative/quantitative research*meta-analysis* The lines in each article are numbered sequentially, making it easy to refer to specific parts of the article during classroom discussions. * The availability of a single source of research articles is convenient and helps you avoid copyright infringement problems. * Factual Questions at the end of each article allow students to check their comprehension. * Questions for discussion stimulate classroom discussions of research methods. * After answering the questions, students rate the quality of each article using 13 basic criteria.

More detailed criteria in the Appendix may also be applied. * Ideal for courses in which the primary goal is to learn how to evaluate research. * Twenty-one different journals are represented in the 38 articles in this collection.

Students see the diversity of educational research since the journals vary in their standards for publication. * New to this edition: Thirteen new articles keep this popular research reader up-to-date.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Pyrczak Publishing
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  • Category: Research methods: general
  • ISBN: 9781884585982

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