Overview of Research
Approaches and Questions
|Research Approaches With an Active Independent Variable|
|The Randomized Experimental Research Approach|
|Random Assignment Versus Random Selection or Sampling|
|Summary of the Randomized Experimental Approach|
|The Quasi-Experimental Research Approach|
|Research Approaches With Attribute Independent Variables|
|The Comparative Research Approach|
|Adding Levels to the Independent Variable|
|Controlling for No Treatment Effects|
|Determining the Complete Relationship|
|Summary of the Approaches That Compare Groups|
|The Associational Research Approach|
|Summary Diagrams for the First Four Approaches|
|The Descriptive Research Approach|
|Combinations of Research Approaches|
|Research Questions or Hypotheses and Statistics|
|Three Types of Basic Hypotheses or Research Questions|
|Difference Versus Associational Inferential Statistics|
|Six Types of Research Questions: Basic and Complex|
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Book title: Research Methods in Applied Settings:An Integrated Approach to Design and Analysis.
Contributors: Jeffrey A. Gliner - Author, George A. Morgan - Author.
Publisher: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Place of publication: Mahwah, NJ.
Publication year: 2000.
Page number: 61.
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