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Designing your first research proposal : a manual for researchers in education and the social sciences

Author: Renuka Vithal; Jonathan D Jansen
Publisher: Claremont [South Africa] : Juta, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Rev ed.]View all editions and formats
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"The book presents a simple, clear and coherent strategy for preparing a research proposal. It is a practical, application-focused guide to writing a proposal for basic and advanced research projects. It discusses the steps in writing a research proposal: Selecting a focus ; Identifying critical questions ; Stating a rationale ; Conducting a literature review ; Locating a theoretical framework ; Preparing a data  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Renuka Vithal; Jonathan D Jansen
ISBN: 9780702177842 0702177849
OCLC Number: 568211757
Notes: University of KwaZulu-Natal Library notes:
8 10 11 18
Description: viii, 56 pages ; 30 cm
Contents: Selecting a focus --
Identifying critical questions --
Stating a rationale --
Conducting a literature review --
Locating a theoretical framework --
Preparing a data collection plan --
Planning for data analysis --
Anticipating the report outline --
Dealing with validity and reliability concerns --
Acknowledging the limitations of the research.
Responsibility: Renuka Vithal & Jonathan Jansen.
Local System Bib Number:
(Sirsi) 987836

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Presents a coherent strategy for preparing a research proposal. This is an application-focused guide to writing a proposal for basic and advanced research projects, and can be used in a variety of  Read more...
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