Understanding and Evaluating Research, third edition, is a supplemental textbook appropriate for all courses in educational research. A reader, this text contains quantitative and qualitative educational research articles from a variety of professional journals. With each article is a sample article analysis and exercises that help students become better consumers of research. The third edition is greatly enhanced by the inclusion of a new chapter on “Mixed Method Designs” and two mixed-method studies, revised and expanded discussion of qualitative methods, more emphasis given to randomized designs, revision of research typology, and features eight new articles.
by James H. McMillan, Jon F. Wergin. Published August 25, 2005 by Prentice Hall.
Jon F. Wergin is professor of educational studies in the P. His most recent book is "Departments That Work: Creating and Sustaining. Program in Leadership and Change at Antioch University .
James H. McMillan, Virginia Commonwealth University. Jon F. Wergin, Virginia Commonwealth University.
Sample Quantitative Study. Sample Qualitative Study. McMillan Jon F.
NEW! Addition of a chapter on Mixed-Method Designs (Chapter 5), and two mixed-method studies.