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The Resource Introduction to research : understanding and applying multiple strategies, Elizabeth DePoy, Laura N. Gitlin

Introduction to research : understanding and applying multiple strategies, Elizabeth DePoy, Laura N. Gitlin

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Introduction to research : understanding and applying multiple strategies
Title
Introduction to research
Title remainder
understanding and applying multiple strategies
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth DePoy, Laura N. Gitlin
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Bridge the gap between research and practice with DePoy and Gitlin's Introduction to Research: Understanding and Applying Multiple Strategies, 4th Edition. This completely updated, user-friendly text helps you better understand not only the research process, but also research designs and their applications to the real world of clinical practice. Covering multiple research strategies (including both qualitative and quantitative research), it gives you a balanced approach to various research traditions, addressing emerging key issues in today's health care environment. ... Reflects recent changes in the field, including new material on preparing poster presentations, community and participatory research, translation issues, and advanced scale development, giving you the tools you need to devise successful research studies. Includes expanded evidence-based material and occupational therapy-specific information, discussing the methods used in each study
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DePoy, Elizabeth
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • forms
Index
index present
LC call number
RA440.85
LC item number
.D47 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
W20.5
NLM item number
.D422i 2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gitlin, Laura N.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public health
  • Medical care
  • Human services
  • Experimental design
  • Research Design
Label
Introduction to research : understanding and applying multiple strategies, Elizabeth DePoy, Laura N. Gitlin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Research as an important way of knowing -- Essentials of research -- Thinking processes -- Philosophical foundations -- Framing the problem -- Developing a knowledge base through review of the literature -- Theory in research -- Formulating research questions and queries -- Language and thinking processes -- Design approaches -- Experimental-type designs -- Naturalistic inquiry designs -- Action processes -- Setting the boundaries of a study -- Protecting the boundaries -- Boundary setting in experimental-type designs -- Boundary setting in naturalistic designs -- Collecting information -- Measurement in experimental-type research -- Gathering information in naturalistic inquiry -- Preparing and organizing data -- Statistical analysis for experimental-type research -- Analysis in naturalistic inquiry -- Sharing research knowledge before the study -- Sharing research knowledge during and after the study -- Improving practice through money -- Case study designs -- Reciprocal role of research and practice -- Stories from the field
Control code
655619321
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xiv, 369 pages
Isbn
9780323068543
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010034363
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, forms
System control number
(OCoLC)655619321
Label
Introduction to research : understanding and applying multiple strategies, Elizabeth DePoy, Laura N. Gitlin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Research as an important way of knowing -- Essentials of research -- Thinking processes -- Philosophical foundations -- Framing the problem -- Developing a knowledge base through review of the literature -- Theory in research -- Formulating research questions and queries -- Language and thinking processes -- Design approaches -- Experimental-type designs -- Naturalistic inquiry designs -- Action processes -- Setting the boundaries of a study -- Protecting the boundaries -- Boundary setting in experimental-type designs -- Boundary setting in naturalistic designs -- Collecting information -- Measurement in experimental-type research -- Gathering information in naturalistic inquiry -- Preparing and organizing data -- Statistical analysis for experimental-type research -- Analysis in naturalistic inquiry -- Sharing research knowledge before the study -- Sharing research knowledge during and after the study -- Improving practice through money -- Case study designs -- Reciprocal role of research and practice -- Stories from the field
Control code
655619321
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xiv, 369 pages
Isbn
9780323068543
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010034363
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, forms
System control number
(OCoLC)655619321

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