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A gentle guide to research methods

Author: Gordon Rugg; Marian Petre
Publisher: Maidenhead ; New York : Open University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides an overview of research methods, including research design, data collection methods, statistics, and academic writing. This book also includes a coverage of data collection methods - from interviews to indirect observation to card sorts.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Rugg, Gordon.
Gentle guide to research methods.
Maidenhead ; New York : Open University Press, 2007
(OCoLC)71164065
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon Rugg; Marian Petre
ISBN: 9780335230198 0335230199 9780335219285 0335219284 1281129690 9781281129697
OCLC Number: 244953511
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 238 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Front cover; Untitled; Title; Copy right; Contents; List of Figures; Preamble; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1 About research; Chapter 2 Research design; Chapter 3 Generic advice; Chapter 4 Data collection; Chapter 5 Data analysis; Conclusion: the end game; Bibliography; Glossary; Sources of quotations; Index; Back cover.
Responsibility: by Gordon Rugg and Marian Petre.

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A Gentle Guide to Research Methods explains what research is, and guides you through choosing and using the method best suited to your needs.  Read more...

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