Best Practices In Quantitative Methods Jason W. Osborne

ISBN: 9781412940658

Published: November 1st 2007

Hardcover

596 pages


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Best Practices In Quantitative Methods  by  Jason W. Osborne

Best Practices In Quantitative Methods by Jason W. Osborne
November 1st 2007 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, ZIP | 596 pages | ISBN: 9781412940658 | 10.63 Mb

The contributors to Best Practices in Quantitative Methods envision quantitative methods in the 21st century, identify the best practices, and, where possible, demonstrate the superiority of their recommendations empirically. Editor Jason W. OsborneMoreThe contributors to Best Practices in Quantitative Methods envision quantitative methods in the 21st century, identify the best practices, and, where possible, demonstrate the superiority of their recommendations empirically.

Editor Jason W. Osborne designed this book with the goal of providingreaders with the most effective, evidence-based, modern quantitative methods and quantitative data analysis across the social and behavioral sciences.Thetextis divided into five main sections covering select best practices in Measurement, Research Design, Basics of Data Analysis, Quantitative Methods, and Advanced Quantitative Methods.

Each chapter contains a current and expansive review of the literature, a case for best practices in terms of method, outcomes, inferences, etc., and broad-ranging examples along with any empirical evidence to show why certain techniques are better.Key Features: Describes important implicit knowledge to readers: The chaptersin thisvolumeexplain the important details of seemingly mundane aspects of quantitative research, making them accessible to readers and demonstrating why it is important to pay attention to these details. Compares and contrasts analytic techniques: The book examines instances where there are multiple options for doing things, and make recommendations as to what is the best choice or choices, as what is best often depends on the circumstances.Offers new procedures to update and explicate traditional techniques: The featured scholarspresent and explain new options for data analysis, discussing the advantages and disadvantages of the new procedures in depth, describing how to perform them, and demonstrating their use.Intended Audience: Representing the vanguard of research methods for the 21st century, this book is an invaluable resource for graduate students and researchers who want a comprehensive, authoritative resource for practical and sound advice from leading experts in quantitative methods.



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