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  1. High-Stakes Testing in Education

    Value, fairness and consequences

    Edited by Theo J.H.M Eggen, Gordon Stobart

    High-stakes educational testing is a global phenomenon which is increasing in both scale and importance. Assessments are high-stakes when there are serious consequences for one or more stakeholders. Historically, tests have largely been used for selection or for providing a ‘licence to practise’,...

    Published May 13th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Latent Variable Modeling Using R

    A Step-by-Step Guide

    By A. Alexander Beaujean

    This step-by-step guide is written for R and latent variable model (LVM) novices. Utilizing a path model approach and focusing on the lavaan package, this book is designed to help readers quickly understand LVMs and their analysis in R. The author reviews the reasoning behind the syntax selected...

    Published May 5th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Doing Educational Research in Rural Settings

    Methodological issues, international perspectives and practical solutions

    Edited by Simone White, Michael Corbett

    Doing Educational Research in Rural Settings is a much-needed guide for educational researchers whose research interests are located outside metropolitan areas in places that are generically considered to be rural. This book is both timely and important as it takes up the key question of how...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Writing Groups for Doctoral Education and Beyond

    Innovations in practice and theory

    Edited by Claire Aitchison, Cally Guerin

    Writing is the principal means by which doctoral candidature is monitored and measured; this, combined with the growing tendency to use publications as proxy measures of individual and institutional productivity, underlines the centrality of writing in academia. One of the central questions for...

    Published April 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Ethics and Academic Freedom in Educational Research

    Edited by Pat Sikes, Heather Piper

    Formal ethical review of research proposals is now almost the default requirement for all – staff and students – planning research under the auspices of colleges and universities in many parts of the world. With notable exceptions, the extant literature discussing educational research ethics takes...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Learning and Research in Virtual Worlds

    Edited by Jeremy Hunsinger, Aleks Krotoski

    Virtual worlds are places where humans interact, and as such they can be environments for research and learning. However, they are complex and mutable in ways that more controlled and traditional environments are not. Although computer-mediated, virtual worlds are multifaceted social systems like...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Research Methods for Education, second edition

    By Peter Newby

    Research Methods for Education, Second Edition takes the student by the hand and guides them through the complex subject of research methods in an engaging, witty and clear way. The book covers the philosophical approaches and epistemology, as well as the practical aspects of research,...

    Published March 26th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Developing Generic Support for Doctoral Students

    Practice and pedagogy

    Edited by Susan Carter, Deborah Laurs

    This multidisciplinary, multi-voiced book looks at the practice and pedagogy of generic, across-campus support for doctoral students. With a global imperative for increased doctoral completions, universities around the world are providing more generic support. This book represents collegial...

    Published March 20th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Single Case Research Methodology

    Applications in Special Education and Behavioral Sciences, 2nd Edition

    Edited by David L. Gast, Jennifer R. Ledford

    In this anticipated new edition of Single Case Research Methodology, David L. Gast and Jennifer R. Ledford detail why and how to apply standard principles of single case research methodology to one’s own research or professional project. Using numerous and varied examples, they demonstrate how...

    Published March 20th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Research Methods in Sports Coaching

    Edited by Lee Nelson, Ryan Groom, Paul Potrac

    Research Methods in Sports Coaching is a key resource for any student, researcher or practitioner wishing to undertake research into sports coaching. It takes the reader through each phase of the research process, from identifying valuable research questions, to data collection and analyses, to the...

    Published March 9th 2014 by Routledge