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A step-by-step guide to conducting a research project or thesis in Education
Designed to be used during the research process, Conducting Educational Research walks readers through each step of a research project or thesis, including developing a research question, performing a literature search, developing a research plan, collecting and analyzing data, drawing conclusions, and sharing the conclusions with others. Throughout the book, Daniel J. Boudah covers all types of research (including experimental, descriptive, qualitative, group designs, and single subject designs) and helps readers link research questions to designs, designs to data sources, and data sources to appropriate analyses.
Chapter 5: Designing and Conducting Experimental Research
Designing and Conducting Experimental Research
As discussed in Chapter 2, good research questions and hypotheses will lead you to your research design and method, but in the case of experimental research, there are numerous designs from which you can choose. Therefore, it is important to understand the purposes and characteristics of each type of design ...