A Gentle Guide to Research Methods by Gordon RuggA Gentle Guide to Research Methods by Gordon Rugg

A Gentle Guide to Research Methods

byGordon Rugg, Marian Petre

Paperback | November 16, 2006

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A Gentle Guide to Research Methods explains what research is, and guides you through choosing and using the method best suited to your needs, with detailed examples from a wide range of disciplines. It also gives you practical 'nuts and bolts' advice about how to avoid classic problems and how to get the most out of your project. Written by well-known research methods authors Gordon Rugg and Marian Petre, this is the ideal guide for anyone about to undertake a research project.
Gordon Rugg is a former field archaeologist and English lecturer turned computer scientist, who is now head of the Knowledge Modelling Group at Keele University. He has a first degree in French and Linguistics and a PhD in Psychology. His research includes software evaluation, mediaeval cryptography, the origins of...
Title:A Gentle Guide to Research MethodsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 9.06 × 6.06 × 0.63 inPublished:November 16, 2006Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0335219276

ISBN - 13:9780335219278

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Table of Contents

1. About research
2. Research design
3. Generic advice
4. Data collection
5. Data analysis