Writing empirical research reports a basic guide for students of the social and behavioral sciences /

Main Author: Pyrczak, Fred.
Other Authors: Bruce, Randall R.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Glendale, CA : Pyrczak Pub., [2005]
Physical Description: vi, 162 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Edition: 5th ed.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Structuring a research report
  • 2. Writing simple research hypotheses
  • 3. A closer look at hypotheses
  • 4. Writing research purposes, objectives, and questions
  • 5. Writing titles
  • 6. Writing introductions and literature reviews
  • 7. Writing definitions
  • 8. Writing assumptions, limitations, and delimitations
  • 9. Writing method sections
  • 10. Writing analysis and results sections
  • 11. Writing discussion sections
  • 12. Writing abstracts
  • 13. A closer look at writing reports of qualitative research
  • 14. Preparing a reference list
  • References
  • Appendix A. Checklist of guidelines
  • Appendix B. Thinking straight and writing that way
  • Appendix C. The null hypothesis and significance testing.