- "Caste and Class Revisited". William, R.; Dollard, John // Southern Cultures;6/2/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p7
The interviewer presents a 1975 interview with Yale psychologist John Dollard (1900ï¿½1980). Dollard's Caste and Class in a Southern Town (1937) explored how caste and class shaped race relations in 1935ï¿½1936 Indianola, Mississippi. The book traced the rituals of...
- Try it, you'll like it! Volk, Ken // Technology Teacher;Oct95, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p33
Explains the basic process necessary to begin scholarly researches. Identification of problem and purpose; Hypothesis formulation; Data collection.
- Interpretative decision making in research. Maitland-Gholson, Jane; Ettinger, Linda F. // Studies in Art Education;Fall94, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p18
Examines key junctures at which researches make interpretative decisions. Exploration of three research constructs, role of the researcher, research questions and underlying assumptions and the effects on the process or research; Discussion on hermeneutics and construct validity; Application of...
- Researching Health: Qualitative, Quantitative and Mixed Methods. Hughes, Cathy // Cancer Nursing Practice;Jul2013, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p8
The article reviews the book "Researching Health: Qualitative, Quantitative and Mixed Methods," by Mike Saks and Judith Allsop.
- Observational methods in health care settings. Mays, Nicholas; Pope, Catherine // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);7/15/95, Vol. 311 Issue 6998, p182
Discusses the use of observational methods in qualitative research. Advantages and pitfalls; Rules on qualitative observation; Stages of analysis.
- Doing research on college science instruction. Abraham, Michael R.; Cracolice, Mark S. // Journal of College Science Teaching;Dec93/Jan94, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p150
Presents information about research designs for inexperienced researchers. Threats to internal validity; Pure experimental designs; Pretest-posttest control group design; Post-test only control group design; Solomon four group design; Practical research designs.
- Item nonresponse in contingent valuation: Should CV researchers impute values for missing... Whitehead, John C. // Journal of Leisure Research;1994, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p296
Offers strategies to correct for item nonresponse bias in contingent valuation research. Potential problems resulting from discarding cases with items nonresponse; Regression imputation; Contingent valuation with imputation; Advantage of imputing values for missing independent variables and...
- Method or methodolotry: the qualitative/quantitative debate. Plante, Elena; Kiernan, Barbara // Language, Speech & Hearing Services in Schools;Jan94, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p52
Discusses an evaluation of a research approach. Nature of research questions versus methodological approaches; Quantitative and qualitative research approaches.
- Exploring the methodologies. // Journal of Renal Nursing;2012, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p47
The article discusses quasi experimental approach, used by Lin and colleagues, in a study to investigate effectiveness of baby oil in the treatment of pruritus. It mentions that in quasi experiments the researchers have only partial control over independent variables. The advantages of using...
- Research Methodology: A Step by Step Guide for Beginners. Engward, Hilary // Nurse Researcher;Apr2012, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p45
The article reviews the book "Research Methodology: A Step by Step Guide for Beginners," by Ranjit Kumar.