|aEducational research :|bcontemporary issues and practical approaches /|cJerry Wellington.
|aLondon ;|aNew York :|bBloomsbury Academic,|c2015.
|axv, 368 p. :|bill. ;|c24 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aMachine generated contents note: -- Acknowledgements Notes on Contributors of Case Studies Introduction: Using This BookPart I: Issues and Approaches1. An Overview to Educational Research2. Varying Approaches to Researching Education3. Reviewing the Research Literature4. Being Critical and Reflexive: Principles and Practice5. The Researcher's Role and ResponsibilityPart II: Methods and Their Limits6. Interviewing7. Case Study8. Survey Research9. Documentary Research and Analysis10. Other Methods for the ResearcherPart III: Analysing, Presenting and Disseminating11. Dealing with Qualitative Data12. Writing and Publishing13. What's the Use of Educational Research?AppendicesGlossary of TermsReferences and Further Reading Index.
|a"An extensively revised second edition of this much admired, no-nonsense guide to educational research"--|cProvided by publisher.