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Research and evaluation for busy students and practitioners : a time-saving guide

Author: Helen Kara
Publisher: Bristol, UK ; Chicago, IL : Policy Press, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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This guide considers the work of research alongside life's many other responsibilities, showing how to juggle it with work, family, and friends. Based on interviews with professionals in health, education, social care, criminal justice, and other fields, it provides a wealth of practical information to help save time, effort, and stress.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Kara
ISBN: 1447338413 9781447338413
OCLC Number: 1000127930
Notes: Previous edition published in 2012 under the title: Research and evaluation for busy practitioners.
Description: xii, 260 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / by Patrick Sturgis --
Introduction --
Overview of research --
Methodologies, approaches, and theories --
Topics and proposals --
Managing your research or evaluation project --
Background research --
Secondary data --
Primary data --
Data analysis --
Writing for research and evaluation --
Disseminating research and evaluation --
Conclusion.
Other Titles: Research and evaluation for busy practitioners
Responsibility: Helen Kara.

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