Students can easily misstep when they first begin to do research. Leanne C. Powneras new title Empirical Research and Writing: A Student's Practical Guide provides valuable advice and guidance on conducting and writing about empirical research. Chapter by chapter, students are guided through the key steps in the research process. Written in a lively and engaging manner and with a dose of humor, this practical text shows students exactly how to choose a research topic, conduct a literature review, make research design decisions, collect and analyze data, and then write up and present the results. The book's approachable style and just-in-time information delivery make it a text students will want to read, and its wide-ranging and surprisingly sophisticated coverage will make it an important resource for their later coursework.For those interested in a career spent conducting research, however, PhD programs provide an alternative to MA programs. Unlike some fields, such as English or the natural sciences, mastera#39;s degrees do not serve as PhD preparationanbsp;...
|Title||:||Empirical Research and Writing|
|Author||:||Leanne C. Powner|
|Publisher||:||CQ Press - 2014-11-04|