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How to Do Your Research Project: A Guide for Students in Education and Applied Social Sciences
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Sage Pubns Ltd
Publication date July 18, 2013
Pages 307
Binding Paperback
Edition 2
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781446258873
ISBN-10 1446258874
Dimensions 0.75 by 6.75 by 9.25 in.
Weight 1.26 lbs.
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $45.00
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Direct, informative and accessible the new edition of Gary Thomas′s bestselling title is essential reading for anyone doing a research project.

Packed full of relevant advice and real world examples the book guides you through the complete research process. Using refreshingly jargon-free language and anecdotal evidence it is a witty, easy to follow introduction that will answer your questions, set out best practice and walk you through every stage of your project step-by-step.

It covers:

- How to choose your research question

- Project management and study skills

- Doing an effective literature review

- Methodology, theory and research design

- Design frames

- Ethics and access

- Tools for data collection

- Effective data analysis

- Discussing findings, concluding and writing up

The expanded, insightfully redesigned second edition has a fully integrated companion website including student worksheets, annotated examples and links to SAGE Journals.

Gary Thomas also has an exciting new video in which he explains what’s new to this Second Edition.

This popular book is ideal for anyone undertaking a research project in the applied social sciences.

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Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9781446258866
 
2 edition from Sage Pubns Ltd (July 18, 2013)
9781446258866 | details & prices | 307 pages | 6.75 × 9.75 × 1.00 in. | 1.60 lbs | List price $112.00
About: Direct, informative and accessible the new edition of Gary Thomas′s bestselling title is essential reading for anyone doing a research project.
from Sage Pubns Ltd (June 4, 2009)
9781847874429 | details & prices | 254 pages | 6.25 × 9.25 × 0.75 in. | 1.20 lbs | List price $137.00
Paperback
Book cover for 9781446258873 Book cover for 9781847874436
 
The price comparison is for this edition
2 edition from Sage Pubns Ltd (July 18, 2013)
9781446258873 | details & prices | 307 pages | 6.75 × 9.25 × 0.75 in. | 1.26 lbs | List price $45.00
About: Direct, informative and accessible the new edition of Gary Thomas′s bestselling title is essential reading for anyone doing a research project.
from Sage Pubns Ltd (June 4, 2009)
9781847874436 | details & prices | 254 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $48.00
About: Are you doing a research project?

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