Research Methods, Design, and Analysis

Research Methods, Design, and Analysis, 13th edition

  • Larry B. Christensen, 
  • R Burke Johnson, 
  • Lisa A. Turner

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Overview

Research Methods, Design, and Analysis helps you understand the research methods used to investigate human thought and behavior. The text focuses on experimental methods which are prevalent in the psychology fields. Complex material is augmented with illustrations to help bring research methods to life.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2020

ISBN-13: 9780137515417

Table of contents

PART I: INTRODUCTION
1. Introduction to Scientific Research
2:. Research Approaches and Methods of Data Collection

PART II: PLANNING THE RESEARCH STUDY
3. Identifying research questions and forming Hypotheses
4. Ethics

PART III: FOUNDATIONS OF RESEARCH
5. Measuring Variables and Sampling
6. Research Validity
7. Control Techniques in Research
8. Procedure for Conducting a research study

PART IV: EXPERIMENTAL METHODS
9. Experimental Research Design
10. Quasi-Experimental Designs
11. Single-Case Research Designs

PART V: NONEXPERIMENTAL, QUALITATIVE, AND MIXED METHODS RESEARCH
12. Nonexperimental Quantitative Research
13. Survey Research
14. Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research

PART VI: ANALYZING AND INTERPRETING DATA
15. Descriptive Statistics
16. Inferential Statistics

PART VII: WRITING THE RESEARCH REPORT
17. Preparing the Research Report using APA Style

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