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The handbook of social work research methods, editor, Bruce Thyer

Label
The handbook of social work research methods
Title
The handbook of social work research methods
Statement of responsibility
editor, Bruce Thyer
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In the field of social work, qualitative research is starting to gain more prominence as are mixed methods and various issues regarding race, ethnicity and gender. These changes in the field are reflected and updated in "The Handbook of Social Work Research Methods, Second Edition". This text contains meta analysis, designs to evaluate treatment and provides the support to help students harness the power of the Internet. This handbook brings together leading scholars in research methods in social work."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
361.0072
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV11
LC item number
.H342 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thyer, Bruce A
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Social service
Label
The handbook of social work research methods, editor, Bruce Thyer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductory principles of social work research / Bruce A. Thyer -- Pt. I. Quantitative approaches : foundations of data collection -- An overview of quantitative research methods / Phyllis Solomon and Jeffrey Draine -- Probability and sampling / William R. Nugent -- Reliability and validity in quantitative measurement / Randall E. Basham, Catheleen Jordan and Richard A. Hoefer -- Locating assessment instruments / Kevin Corcoran and Nikki Hozack -- Statistics for social workers / J.Timothy Stocks -- Pt. II. Quantitative approaches : types of studies -- Descriptive studies / Stephen Tripodi and Kimberly Bender -- Survey studies / Royce A. Hutson and Athena R. Kolbe -- Needs assessments / Leslie M. Tutty and Michael A. Rothery -- Secondary data analysis studies / Melissa Radey -- Pre-experimental and quasi-experimental research designs / Bruce A. Thyer -- Randomized controlled experiments / Ram A. Cnaan and Stephen J. Tripodi -- Program evaluation studies / TK Logan and David Royse -- Single-system studies / Mark A. Mattaini -- Using cost, procedure, process, outcome analysis / Brian T. Yates, Peter J. Delany and Dorothy Lockwood Dillard -- Meta-analyses / Jacqueline Corcoran and Julia H. Littell -- Systematic reviews / Julia H. Littell and Jacqueline Corcoran -- Pt. III. Qualitative approaches : foundations of data collection -- An overview of qualitative research methods / Michael J. Holosko -- Reliability and validity in qualitative research / Cynthia S. Franklin, Patricia A. Cody and Michelle Ballan -- Pt. IV. Qualitative approaches : types of studies -- Narrative case studies / Jerrold R. Brandell and Theodore Varkas -- Oral history studies / Natalie Ames and Stephene Diepstra -- Naturalistic inquiry -- Bart W. Miles and Debra M. Hernandez Jozefowicz-Simbeni -- Participant observation studies / R. Kevin Grigsby -- Ethnographic research methods / Christine T. Lowery -- Participatory action research studies / Esther Blum, Tuula Heinonen and Judy White -- Pt. V. Conceptual research --Theoretical research / Bruce A. Thyer -- Historical research / John R. Graham and Alean al-Krenawi -- Literature reviews / Karen M. Sowers, Rod Ellis and Adrienne Dessel -- Critical analysis / William M. Epstein -- Policy analysis / Susan D. Einbinder -- Logic models / Karen A. Randolph -- Pt. VI. General issues -- Ethical issues in social work research / Frederic G. Reamer Reamer -- Gender, ethnicity, and racial issues / Antoinette Y. Farmer and David Bess -- International research / Jorge Delva and Marcela Castillo Altman -- Integrating qualitative and quantitative research methods / Goutham M. Menon and Charles D. Cowger -- Applying for research grants / Scott Geron and Gail S. Steketee
Control code
317927735
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xiii, 654 pages
Isbn
9781412958394
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2009015072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)317927735
Label
The handbook of social work research methods, editor, Bruce Thyer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductory principles of social work research / Bruce A. Thyer -- Pt. I. Quantitative approaches : foundations of data collection -- An overview of quantitative research methods / Phyllis Solomon and Jeffrey Draine -- Probability and sampling / William R. Nugent -- Reliability and validity in quantitative measurement / Randall E. Basham, Catheleen Jordan and Richard A. Hoefer -- Locating assessment instruments / Kevin Corcoran and Nikki Hozack -- Statistics for social workers / J.Timothy Stocks -- Pt. II. Quantitative approaches : types of studies -- Descriptive studies / Stephen Tripodi and Kimberly Bender -- Survey studies / Royce A. Hutson and Athena R. Kolbe -- Needs assessments / Leslie M. Tutty and Michael A. Rothery -- Secondary data analysis studies / Melissa Radey -- Pre-experimental and quasi-experimental research designs / Bruce A. Thyer -- Randomized controlled experiments / Ram A. Cnaan and Stephen J. Tripodi -- Program evaluation studies / TK Logan and David Royse -- Single-system studies / Mark A. Mattaini -- Using cost, procedure, process, outcome analysis / Brian T. Yates, Peter J. Delany and Dorothy Lockwood Dillard -- Meta-analyses / Jacqueline Corcoran and Julia H. Littell -- Systematic reviews / Julia H. Littell and Jacqueline Corcoran -- Pt. III. Qualitative approaches : foundations of data collection -- An overview of qualitative research methods / Michael J. Holosko -- Reliability and validity in qualitative research / Cynthia S. Franklin, Patricia A. Cody and Michelle Ballan -- Pt. IV. Qualitative approaches : types of studies -- Narrative case studies / Jerrold R. Brandell and Theodore Varkas -- Oral history studies / Natalie Ames and Stephene Diepstra -- Naturalistic inquiry -- Bart W. Miles and Debra M. Hernandez Jozefowicz-Simbeni -- Participant observation studies / R. Kevin Grigsby -- Ethnographic research methods / Christine T. Lowery -- Participatory action research studies / Esther Blum, Tuula Heinonen and Judy White -- Pt. V. Conceptual research --Theoretical research / Bruce A. Thyer -- Historical research / John R. Graham and Alean al-Krenawi -- Literature reviews / Karen M. Sowers, Rod Ellis and Adrienne Dessel -- Critical analysis / William M. Epstein -- Policy analysis / Susan D. Einbinder -- Logic models / Karen A. Randolph -- Pt. VI. General issues -- Ethical issues in social work research / Frederic G. Reamer Reamer -- Gender, ethnicity, and racial issues / Antoinette Y. Farmer and David Bess -- International research / Jorge Delva and Marcela Castillo Altman -- Integrating qualitative and quantitative research methods / Goutham M. Menon and Charles D. Cowger -- Applying for research grants / Scott Geron and Gail S. Steketee
Control code
317927735
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xiii, 654 pages
Isbn
9781412958394
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2009015072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)317927735

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