Research Methods: From Theory To Practice

  • Publish Date: 2017-01-03
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Author: Ben Gorvine;Karl Rosengren;Lisa Stein;Kevin Biolsi

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Research Methods: From Theory to Practice guides students through the entire research process-from choosing a research question and getting Institutional Review Board approval to presenting results at conferences and submitting work for peer review.

KEY FEATURES

*Provides students the practical skills needed to conduct their own research

*Encourages critical thinking to help students become educated consumers of research presented in journal articles and the popular media

*Considers the influence of rapidly changing technology on research methods, including statistical and neuroscience methods

* Inside Research features personalize research by highlighting real-life examples of researchers working in a variety of fields

* Media Matters features analyze and evaluate how a particular research study or general topic relevant to the chapter is portrayed in the media

*Flowchart Figures present key concepts of the research process in a clear and simple visual overview

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