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Reading and understanding research

by Lawrence F. Locke

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Sage Publications in Thousand Oaks, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Research,
  • Research -- Methodology,
  • Reading,
  • Information retrieval

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-273) and index.

    StatementLawrence F. Locke, Stephen J. Silverman, Waneen Wyrick Spirduso.
    ContributionsSilverman, Stephen J., Spirduso, Waneen Wyrick.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ180.A1 L63 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 282 p. :
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3679787M
    ISBN 100761927689
    LC Control Number2003022544

    Basic questions to get you thinking about the research you're reading. Questions About Original Research. Things to consider as you look at articles describing a research study. Quantitative Research. Questions specific to original research that is experimental in design, quanltifies data and has statistical analysis. reading techniques, speed reading for beginners, speed reading training) (Genius Guide: Step By Step Book 3) Reading and Understanding Research Sight Reading Mastery for Guitar: Unlimited reading and rhythm exercises in all keys (Sight Reading for Modern Instruments Book 1) 10 Days to.

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Bridge the gap between research and practice with Introduction to Research: Understanding and Applying Multiple Strategies, 5th easy-to-read edition covers all the major research design strategies: qualitative, quantitative, naturalistic, experimental-type, and mixed method. Overview. Description.

For courses in Research Methods, Reading and Understanding Research, and Quantitative Methods/Statistics. This uniquely accessible text shows precisely how to decipher and critique statistically-based research reports. Praised for its non-intimidating writing style, the text emphasizes concepts over formulas.

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Allington’s book What Really Matters for Struggling Readers: Designing Research-Based Programs (Allyn and Bacon) or B. Moss’s Creating Lifelong Readers Through. On this page you will find links to articles in the BMJ that explain how to read and interpret different kinds of research papers.

Papers that go beyond numbers (qualitative research) Trisha Greenhalgh, Rod Taylor Papers that summarise other papers (systematic reviews and meta-analyses) Trisha Greenhalgh Papers that tell you what things cost (economic analyses) Trisha Greenhalgh.Book Description.

Understanding Education Research, 2nd Edition is designed to help students learn to read educational research articles carefully, systematically, and s will learn how to categorize titles, decode abstracts, find research questions, characterize research arguments, break down methods and procedures, explore references, apply analysis strategies, and interpret.Additional Book Details Ideal for students, novice researchers, or professionals, this indispensable resource serves as a road map for readers who need to analyze and apply research findings.

It helps them think critically about the credibility of what they are reading by showing them how to identify problems and develop constructive questions.