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1st Edition

A Practical Guide to Academic Research

ISBN 9780749422776
Published April 1, 1998 by Routledge
180 Pages

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Book Description

Covering all aspects of research methodology, this research tool also deals with planning issues and self-management techniques needed by the researcher. It contains information on data analysis and advice for staff members needing support from their institutions to pursue research.

Table of Contents

Planning a research project; obtaining funding and access to conduct research; methodologies; data collection; analysis; literature sources; research and organizations; quality improvement and research in organizations; reflection; the final report; using computers; publication.

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Graham Birley is Head of the Education Research Unit at the University of Wolverhampton; Neil Moreland is Associate Dean of the School of Education at the University of Wolverhampton.