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Educational research; quantitative, qualitative, and mixed approaches, 3d ed.


Educational research; quantitative, qualitative, and mixed approaches, 3d ed.

Johnson, Burke and Larry Christensen.

Sage Publications


639 pages




This update of the 2004 edition of an introductory research methods text reflects current trends in educational research. Johnson (professional studies) and Christensen (psychology), both at the U. of South Alabama, present new material on qualitative, quantitative, and mixed (qualitative and quantitative) research, and ethical issues; and in their coverage of research phases, new chapters on writing the research proposal and constructing a questionnaire. Text features include research examples and exercises, chapter review questions, a glossary, and companion Web-based student study site with full-length empirical studies.

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