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Making sense of research : an introduction for health and social care practitioners

Author: Gill Hek; Pam Moule
Publisher: London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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This book will provide an invaluable introduction to research for qualified practitioners and students in the health and social care professions who have no prior training or experience in the area.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gill Hek; Pam Moule
ISBN: 9781412923613 1412923611 9781412923620 141292362X
OCLC Number: 65469416
Description: x, 155 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Chapter One --
The Role of Research in the Health and Social Care Professions; Chapter Two --
The Nature of Knowledge in Health and Social Care; Chapter Three --
Overview of the Research Process; Chapter Four --
Searching and Reviewing the Literature; Chapter Five --
Approaches to and design of research in health and social care; Chapter Six --
Research Aims, Questions and Hypotheses; Chapter Seven --
Sampling; Chapter Eight --
Understanding Data Collection Techniques; Chapter Nine --
Making Sense of Data Analysis; Chapter Ten --
Ethical Issues; Chapter Eleven --
Critical appraisal of in health and social care research; Chapter Twelve --
Disseminating Research and the way forward.
Responsibility: Gill Hek and Pam Moule.
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