Journals Higher Education



29 March 2012

304 Pages | 7 figures; 2 tables

6.0 x 9.0 inches

ISBN: 9780195445831

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Making Sense in the Social Sciences

A Student's Guide to Research and Writing

Fifth Edition

Margot Northey, Lorne Tepperman, and Patrizia Albanese

  • Concise, comprehensive, and accessible.
  • Features a brand new chapter on work presentation.
  • Includes newly updated information covering technology-based research and evaluation, research design, and developing a thesis statement.
  • Fully up-to-date guidelines for documentation and referencing, including coverage of both MLA and APA styles.
  • Covers different methods of quantitative and qualitative research, research design, theory, measurement, and how to conduct ethical research.
  • Practical tips on eliminating grammar and punctuation errors, essay and report writing, studying for tests and exams, and avoiding plagiarism.