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  1. Knowledge Production

    Research Work in Interesting Times

    Edited by Bridget Somekh, Thomas A. Schwandt

    This collection from a highly impressive international group of educational researchers explores epistemological, methodological, and ethical-political issues in the production of knowledge about educational phenomena in contemporary society. The book is organized in two sections. The first focuses...

    Published October 31st 2007 by Routledge

  2. Teachers Investigate Their Work

    An Introduction to Action Research across the Professions, 2nd Edition

    By Herbert Altrichter, Allan Feldman, Peter Posch, Bridget Somekh

    Teachers Investigate Their Work introduces the methods and concepts of action research through examples drawn from studies carried out by teachers. The book is arranged as a handbook with numerous sub-headings for easy reference and fourty-one practical methods and strategies to put into...

    Published October 24th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Radical Research

    Designing, Developing and Writing Research to Make a Difference

    By John Schostak, Jill Schostak

    Radical Research explores the view that research is not a neutral tool to be employed without bias in the search for truth. Rather the radical roots of research are to be seen in the focus on freedom and emancipation from blind allegiance to tradition, ‘common sense’, religion, or powerful...

    Published September 10th 2007 by Routledge

  4. The Dynamics of Educational Effectiveness

    A Contribution to Policy, Practice and Theory in Contemporary Schools

    By Bert Creemers, Leonidas Kyriakides

    Series: Contexts of Learning

    This book brings together the current thinking and research of two major investigators in the field of educational effectiveness. After defining educational effectiveness, the authors analyse the various theories and strands of research within educational effectiveness, especially with respect to...

    Published September 9th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Educational Research and Policy-Making

    Exploring the Border Country Between Research and Policy

    Edited by Lesley Saunders

    This book provides a fascinating insight into the sometimes troubled relationship between ‘research’ and ‘policy-making’ in education. It shows how each of these areas of social and intellectual endeavour is in a state of dynamic change and how, as a result, they are becoming more mutually...

    Published August 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  6. An Ethical Approach to Practitioner Research

    Dealing with Issues and Dilemmas in Action Research

    Edited by Anne Campbell, Susan Groundwater-Smith

    Practice based research is burgeoning in a number of professional areas. An Ethical Approach to Practitioner Research covers a comprehensive range of issues and dilemmas encountered in practitioner and action research contexts. While principally focused upon practitioner inquiry in education it...

    Published August 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  7. Quantitative Data Analysis in Education

    A Critical Introduction Using SPSS

    By Paul Connolly

    This book provides a refreshing and user-friendly guide to quantitative data analysis in education for students and researchers. It assumes absolutely no prior knowledge of quantitative methods or statistics. Beginning with the very basics, it provides the reader with the knowledge and skills...

    Published July 30th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Inquiry, Data, and Understanding

    A Search for Meaning in Educational Research

    Edited by Lorin W. Anderson

    Series: Contexts of Learning

    Inquiry, Data, and Understanding is a reflective collection of papers in which Lorin Anderson offers his personal perspective on developments in educational research over thirty years. Following an introductory chapter, in which educational research is defined as disciplined inquiry, the remaining...

    Published July 16th 2007 by Taylor & Francis

  9. Curriculum and Imagination

    Process Theory, Pedagogy and Action Research

    By James McKernan

    Curriculum and Imagination describes an alternative ‘process’ model for designing developing, implementing and evaluating curriculum, suggesting that curriculum may be designed by specifying an educational process which contains key principles of procedure. This comprehensive and authoritative...

    Published July 4th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Intermediate Statistics

    A Modern Approach, Third Edition

    By Keenan A. Pituch, Tiffany A. Whittaker, James P. Stevens, James P. Stevens

    James Stevens’ best-selling text, Intermediate Statistics, is written for those who use, rather than develop, statistical techniques. Dr. Stevens focuses on a conceptual understanding of the material rather than on proving the results. SAS and SPSS are an integral part of each chapter.&...

    Published July 4th 2007 by Routledge