This latest edition of Resources for Nursing Research provides a comprehensive bibliography of sources on nursing research and includes references for books, journal papers and Internet resources. This Fourth Edition covers the disciplines of nursing, health care, and the social sciences.

An Introduction to Research

An introduction to research

Research Texts

Two major categories of research methodology texts are included in this section, those written for and by nurses and general texts suitable for any discipline. Others may be found in sections 2.9, 2.29 and 2.36.


2.1.1 Abbott, P. & Sapsford, R. (1998) Research methods for nursing and the caring professions (2nd edition). Buckingham: Open University Press ISBN 0335196977 References

This text will assist those undertaking or evaluating research for the first time. Small-scale social research papers are discussed and exercises are included (CR 2.14, 2.95).

2.1.2 Armstrong, D. & Grace, J. (2000) Research methods and audit for general practice (3rd edition). Oxford: Oxford University Press ISBN 0192631918 References

Book for general practitioners which shows how research may be conducted in their own ...

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