Tata McGraw - Hill Education
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A Gentle Guide to Research Methods explains what research is, and guides you through choosing and using the method best suited to your needs, with detailed examples from a wide range of disciplines. It also gives you practical "nuts and bolts" advice about how to avoid classic problems and how to get the most out of your project.
Written in a down-to-earth and highly accessible style, this unique book provides an overview of the "big picture" of research and of how this links to practical details.
It covers the whole process of conducting research, including:
Choosing a research topic and research design
Data collection methods
Data analysis and statistics
The authors also provide invaluable advice about planning your research so that it can help you with your career plans and life aspirations. TABLE OF CONTENTS
1. About research
2. Research design
3. Generic advice
4. Data collection
5. Data analysis
Conclusion: The end game