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Neil J. Salkind
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Exploring Research

3.09 of 5 stars 3.09  ·  rating details  ·  44 ratings  ·  8 reviews

The fifth edition of Exploring Research provides an introduction to research methods in a friendly, approachable writing style. The book explores the use of electronic sources as means to enhance research skills, includes discussions about scientific methods, and the most common types of research in the social and behavioral sciences. Coverage of the research process, pro

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Paperback, 386 pages
Published January 1st 1994 by MacMillan (first published March 27th 1991)
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Patricia
This is a great book for people who are new to research. It is just an overview, so don't expect to be able to apply complicated statistical formulas after reading, but it's a good way to begin.

My one complaint is that there are a lot of typos, which will hopefully be cleared up in the next edition.
Kristena
This text was used in my undergraduate introduction to statistics class. Most of the book is extremely simplistic and would make a good basic survey for someone who has never been exposed to stats. If you have some knowledge, definitely skip this one.
Tiffany Day
It was well organized and for the beginner, non-major, & those not intending to pursue research further than required; however, I found the sections on statistics to be lacking.
Kippychan
Good introduction to research. Have had it twice for classes now.
Lori
An easy introduction to research and statistics.
Tammy
Only read the assigned chapters.
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