Reason & Rigor: How Conceptual Frameworks Guide Research

February 4, 2016|
Reason & Rigor: How Conceptual Frameworks Guide Research by Sharon M. Ravitch
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Designed for novice as well as more experienced researchers, Reason & Rigor presents conceptual frameworks as a mechanism for aligning literature review, research design, and methodology. The book explores the conceptual framework—defined as both a process and a product—that helps to direct and ground researchers as they work through common research challenges. Focusing on published studies on a range of topics and employing both quantitative and qualitative methods, the updated Second Edition features two new chapters and clearly communicates the processes of developing and defining conceptual frameworks.
Sharon M. Ravitch, Ph.D., is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania's Graduate School of Education. Ravitch's research integrates across the fields of qualitative research, education, applied development, cultural anthropology, and human development and has three main strands: (1) Practitioner Research as a means to engend...
Title:Reason & Rigor: How Conceptual Frameworks Guide ResearchFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:9.13 X 7.38 X 0.38 inShipping dimensions:9.13 X 7.38 X 0.38 inPublished:February 4, 2016Publisher:Sage PublicationsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1483340406

ISBN - 13:9781483340401

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