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Main Title Designing and conducting mixed methods research /
Author Creswell, John W.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Plano Clark, Vicki L.
Publisher SAGE Publications,
Year Published 2011
OCLC Number 558676948
ISBN 9781412975179 (pbk.); 1412975174 (pbk.)
Subjects Social sciences--Research--Methodology ; Research--Evaluation
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  H62.C6962 2011 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 12/03/2012
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation xxvi, 457 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 419-431) and indexes.
Contents Notes
The nature of mixed methods research -- The foundations of mixed methods research -- Choosing a mixed methods design -- Examples of mixed methods designs -- Introducing a mixed methods study -- Collecting data in mixed methods research -- Analyzing and interpreting data in mixed methods research -- Writing and evaluating mixed methods research -- Summary and recommendations. "Combining the latest thinking about mixed methods research designs with practical, step-by-step guidance, the Second Edition of Designing and Conducting Mixed Methods Research now covers six major mixed methods designs. Authors John W. Creswell and Vicki L. Plano Clark walk readers through the entire research process, from formulating questions to designing, collecting data, and interpreting results and include updated examples from published mixed methods studies drawn from the social, behavioral, health, and education disciplines."--pub. desc.