Educational Research: Competencies for Analysis and Applications

Educational Research: Competencies for Analysis and Applications, 12th edition

  • Geoffrey E. Mills, 
  • L R. Gay

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Overview

Educational Research: Competencies for Analysis and Applications introduces the information and skills required to successfully conduct and evaluate educational research.

Published by Pearson (September 18th 2020) - Copyright © 2021

ISBN-13: 9780136941095

Subject: Educational Psychology

Category: Educational Research

Table of contents

PART I: FOUNDATIONAL CONCEPTS AND PROCESSES
1. Introduction to Educational Research
2. Ethics in Educational Research
3. Selecting and Defining a Research Problem
4. Reviewing the Literature
5. Preparing and Evaluating a Research Plan
6. Selecting a Sample
7. Selecting Measuring Instruments

PART II: RESEARCH DESIGNS
8. Survey Research
9. Correlational Research
10. Causal-Comparative Research
11. Experimental Research
12. Single-Subject Experimental Research
13. Narrative Research
14. Ethnographic Research
15. Case Study Research
16. Mixed Methods Research: Integrating Qualitative and Quantitative Methods
17. Action Research

PART III: WORKING WITH QUANTITATIVE AND QUALITATIVE DATA
18. Descriptive Statistics
19. Inferential Statistics
20. Qualitative Data Collection
21. Qualitative Research Data Analysis and Interpretation

PART IV: REPORTING AND CRITIQUING RESEARCH
22. Preparing a Research Report
23. Evaluating a Research Report

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