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Author Grinnell, Richard M.

Title Social work research and evaluation : quantitative and qualitative approaches / edited by Richard M. Grinnell, Jr., Yvonne A. Unrau
Edition Seventh edition
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2005]
©2005

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Description xxii, 532 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents 1. Scientific inquiry and social work -- 2. Research contexts -- 3. Research ethics -- 4. Using existing knowledge -- 5. The quantitative research approach -- 6. The qualitative research approach -- 7. Gender, ethnicity and race matters -- 8. Measurement -- 9. Measuring instruments -- 10. Designing measuring instruments -- 11. Sampling -- 12. Case-level designs -- 13. Group-level designs -- 14. Observation -- 15. Participant observation -- 16. Interviewing -- 17. Surveys -- 18. Secondary analysis -- 19. Content analysis -- 20. Utilizing existing statistics -- 21. Historical research -- 22. Selecting a data collection method and data source -- 23. Analyzing quantitative data -- 24. Writing quantitative proposals and reports -- 25. Evaluating quantitative reports -- 26. Analyzing qualitative data -- 27. Writing qualitative proposals and reports -- 28. Reliability and validity in qualitative research --29. Program evaluation -- Glossary
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [489]-506) and index
Subject Social service -- Research.
Author Grinnell, Richard M.
Unrau, Yvonne A.
LC no. 2004011799
ISBN 0195179498 cloth alkaline paper