This book contains over 1500 research and statistical terms, written in jargon-free, easy-to-understand terminology to help students understand difficult concepts in their research courses. This pocket guide is in an ideal supplement to the many discipline-specific texts on research methods and statistics.
The major part of this text is a glossary of commonly used research and evaluation terms. It presents approximately 1,060 terms written in 5-cent, not 10-cent, words. We also realized when writing this that it was impossible to include each and every term, so we selected the main terms used in all research ...