The Resource Designing and conducting research in health and human performance, Tracey D. Matthews, Kimberly T. Kostelis

Designing and conducting research in health and human performance, Tracey D. Matthews, Kimberly T. Kostelis

Label
Designing and conducting research in health and human performance
Title
Designing and conducting research in health and human performance
Statement of responsibility
Tracey D. Matthews, Kimberly T. Kostelis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Health education is a popular and growing undergraduate major and an occupational field that is on the rise. This easy-to-read, user-friendly book provides the information and skills needed for effective production and consumption of research. Designed for the first course in research methods, this text shows how to conduct and read research, design research tools, and evaluate results. Providing comprehensive coverage of both quantitative and qualitative research methods, the book is perfectly suited for students in health, physical education, exercise science, athletic training, and recreation
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
610.72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA781
LC item number
.M3844 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Designing and conducting research in health and human performance, Tracey D. Matthews, Kimberly T. Kostelis
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to research in health and human performance -- Concepts in research designs -- Developing your research topic and interpreting research reports -- Writing the review of literature -- Quantitative research designs -- Qualitative research designs -- Mixed-methods and action research designs -- Ethics in research -- Developing your research proposal -- Validity, reliability, objectivity -- Introduction to statistics and hypothesis testing -- Quantitative data analysis -- Qualitative analysis : interpreting the data -- Results and discussion : writing what you found -- Presenting your research
Control code
ocn747427308
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 328 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118067116
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35375462
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)747427308
  • pebco1118067096

Library Locations

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