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Conducting research literature reviews : from the internet to paper

Author: Arlene Fink
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, California : SAGE, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Fourth editionView all editions and formats
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"In Conducting Research Literature Reviews, author Arlene Fink providing readers with an accessible, in-depth look at how to synthesize research literature. She shows readers how to explain the need for and significance of research, as well as how to explain a study's findings. Offering a step-by-step approach to conducting literature reviews, this edition has been completely updated to address the online nature of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Leermiddelen (vorm)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arlene Fink
ISBN: 9781452259499 1452259496 1483301036 9781483301037
OCLC Number: 829744169
Description: xv, 257 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Reviewing the literature: Why? For whom? How? --
Searching and screening: the practical screen and methodological quality (Part 1-Research design and sampling) --
Searching and screening: methodological quality (Part 2-Data collection, interventions, analysis, results, and conclusions) --
Doing the review: a reader's guide chapter --
What did you find? Synthesizing results.
Responsibility: Arlene Fink, University of California at Los Angeles, the Langley Research Institute.

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Now a revised new edition, this book is for students, researchers, marketers, planners, and policymakers who design and manage public and private agencies, conduct research studies, and prepare  Read more...
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"The material is an exemplary mix of explication and illustrations of the steps in finding, reviewing, and evaluating the research for a literature review." -Walter J. Ullrich, California State Read more...

 
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