Practical Research, Planning & Design - Global Edition, 11th edition
Author(s): Paul D. Leedy
Published: Nov 2015
For introductory courses Research Methods in any area of study–from Anthropology to Zoology
Engaging, cross-disciplinary, practical.
Practical Research: Planning and Design is a do-it-yourself, understand-it-yourself manual for planning and conducting research. Suitable for a wide variety of courses in basic research methodology, the text guides the reader, step-by-step, from the selection of a problem, through the process of conducting authentic research, to the preparation of a completed report, with practical suggestions throughout. The authors emphasize the idea that quality research demands planning and design, and they provide what is needed for readers to be able to execute their own research projects effectively and professionally.