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Published: 03 January 2017

496 Pages

7-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190201821

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Research Methods

From Theory to Practice

First Edition

Ben Gorvine, Karl Rosengren, Lisa Stein, and Kevin Biolsi

  • 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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