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Errors in evidence-based decision making: improving and applying research literacy

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Existing research methods textbooks emphasize the mechanics of HOW to conduct research studies. However, many students fail to see WHY it is important to learn about research because they will never conduct research studies. These students do not become engaged in learning and believe that research courses and textbooks are useless. They do not see the need of developing "research literacy" to understand the applications and limitations of research to their daily lives. This book engages students with a nonmathematical presentation that includes real examples of the consequences of research errors in daily life. The organization facilitates learning with objectives, concepts, description of errors, best practices, and examples.

Published 2014.

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Author(s):
Robert W. Janke; Bruce S. Cooper
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
230x156x12
EAN-13:
9781475810813
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9781475810813
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
204
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield

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Existing research methods textbooks emphasize the mechanics of HOW to conduct research studies. However, many students fail to see WHY it is important to learn about research because they will never conduct research studies. These students do not become engaged in learning and believe that research courses and textbooks are useless. They do not see the need of developing "research literacy" to understand the applications and limitations of research to their daily lives. This book engages students with a nonmathematical presentation that includes real examples of the consequences of research errors in daily life. The organization facilitates learning with objectives, concepts, description of errors, best practices, and examples.

Published 2014.

Author(s):
Robert W. Janke; Bruce S. Cooper
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
230x156x12
EAN-13:
9781475810813
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9781475810813
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
204
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield

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