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A Practical Guide to Academic Research

by Graham Birley

  • 382 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Study & learning skills,
  • Research,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Education,
  • Education / Research,
  • Social sciences

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7967006M
    ISBN 100749422777
    ISBN 109780749422776

    ‘This research book succinctly presents research in a logical and tangible way that would enable students to engage with the practical application of the research process in an informed way. It is written in a facilitative way that endears the reader to its style, making it an invaluable resource to undergraduate students.’. Although the applied research book is a practical guide, suitable to accompany any thorough applied design textbook, it does a comprehensive job of presenting the distinction between basic and applied research. It introduces many topics found in the general methodology textbooks.

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Lindsay. Conducting effective scholarly research can seem like a frustrating, confusing, and unpleasant experience. Early researchers often have inconsistent knowledge and experience, and can become overwhelmed – reducing their ability to produce high quality work. Rather than a book about research, this is a practical guide to doing research.

Krueger writes in a clear, non-academic style that still leans on current research and theory with proper citations. You could use this guide to complete your first focus group successfully. The book has a plastic spiral binding which I guess must give it that "practical" feel.

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A Practical Guide to Academic ResearchFormat: Paperback. Covering the practical aspects of research in a user-friendly and comprehensive manner, this research tool has valuable advice for researchers and academics on: obtaining funding and access to conduct research, research methodologies, using literature sources, researching within organizations, and getting published.

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It features balanced and expanded coverage of collection and analysis of both qualitative and quantitative data, and new chapters on academic decision making and preparing research 3/5(1).

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