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Understanding research in education

Edward M. Wolpert

Understanding research in education

a consumer guide to critical reading

by Edward M. Wolpert

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Published by Kendall/Hunt Pub. Co. in Dubuque, Iowa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education -- Research.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementEdward M. Wolpert.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1028 .W63 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 282 p. :
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1576199M
    ISBN 100840367228
    LC Control Number91076075
    OCLC/WorldCa25201952

    Educational Research: Quantitative, Qualitative, and Mixed Approaches by R. Burke Johnson and Larry Christensen offers a comprehensive, easily digestible introduction to research methods for undergraduate and graduate students. Readers will develop an understanding of the multiple research methods and strategies used in education . dilemmas in education research are, and what ethical considerations should be taken Education Studies for Initial Teacher 11/10/ AM Author: Lester Brian Shawa.

    Whether you become a producer or consumer of research, "Understanding Research" demonstrates that the subject is both interesting and highly relevant to your personal and working life. Key Features: Covers all major social research concepts and builds a broad foundation that will prepare students for more advanced courses in research . In education, research is necessary in order to assess the effects of major changes. On the basis of such assessment, educational planners provide policy advice so that post productive courses of .

    The educational research is important for the students to improve practices and at the same time, it helps in improving those individuals who really wish to bring improvement in those practices. So, this way . "Understanding Education Research" is designed to help students learn to read educational research articles carefully, systematically, and critically. Students learn to categorize titles, decode abstracts, find research questions, characterize research .


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Pasque. This text provides a solid introduction to the foundations of research methods, with the goal of enabling students and professionals in the various fields of education to not simply become casual consumers of research who passively read bits and pieces of research articles, but discerning consumers able to effectively use published research for practical purposes in educational settings.

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Rather than. Research in Education is divided into three parts: Part I, “Introduction to Educational Research,” focuses on the purpose of research, hypotheses, ethics in research, developing a research problem, and writing proposals and reports; Part II, “Research Methods,” is unique in that it integrates chapters on qualitative research methods, historical research Cited by: Not all educators have an understanding and appreciation of research.

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alongside this book. Research Methods in Education, sixth edition, is essential reading for both the professional researcher and anyone involved in educational research.

Louis Cohen is Emeritus Professor of Education at Loughborough University, UK. Lawrence Manion was former Principal Lecturer in Music at Didsbury School of Education. Educational research is widely believed to be essentially empirical, consisting of research techniques such as statistics, interviewing, or randomised control trials.

This book argues that good research in education needs the rigorous thinking characteristic of philosophy, and that philosophical treatments themselves sometimes constitute such by: 6.

The book closes by showing how the theory of practice architectures unfolds to offer a theory of education – a theory that underpins the definition of education offered at the start of the book.

Understanding Education is essential reading for anyone interested in the theory and practice of education. Understanding Research in Early Childhood Education: Quantitative and Qualitative Methods prepares readers to be informed consumers of early childhood research.

Rather than following the traditional format of covering quantitative and qualitative methods separately, this innovative textbook offers side-by-side coverage and comparison about the assumptions, questions, purposes and methods for each, offering unique perspectives for understanding young children and early care and education Author: Nancy File, Jennifer J.

Mueller, Debora Basler Wisneski, Andrew J. Stremmel. Research in Education provides a space for fully peer-reviewed, critical, trans-disciplinary, debates on theory, policy and practice in relation to Education. Educational research is widely believed to be essentially empirical, consisting mainly of collecting and analysing data, with randomised control trials as the 'gold standard'.

This book argues that good Cited by: 6. The book is meant to be used as a research reference or as a text in an intro- ductory course in research methods. It is appropriate for graduate students enrolled in a research seminar, for those writing a File Size: 2MB.

Description. This package includes the Enhanced Pearson eText and the loose-leaf version This introductory text is written specifically for consumers of research – anyone who uses the results and implications of research studies to enhance their knowledge and improve their focus is on guiding students toward a basic understanding of the research.

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Research Methods in Education (6th ed) Louis Cohen, Lawrence Manion and K eith Morrison, Routledge Publishers. (part of the T aylor & Francis group), Oxf ord, UK,pages, IBSN.

Synopsis This text provides a solid introduction to the foundations of research methods, with the goal of enabling students and professionals in the various fields of education to not simply become casual consumers of research who passively read bits and pieces of research articles, but discerning consumers able to effectively use published research for practical purposes in educational Pages:.

This book explores educational research in terms of the relationship between epistemology, methodology and practice. Divided into two sections, the first examines the frameworks which underpin the methods educational researchers use.

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It is different from other ways of knowing, such as insight, divine inspiration, and acceptance of authoritative dictates, in that it is a .