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Title Educational design research / edited by Jan van den Akker ... [and others]
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2006


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  371.1007 Akk/Edr  DUE 30-06-20
Description xi, 163 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents What and why -- Introducing educational design research / Jan van den Akker, Koeno Gravemeijer, Susan McKenney and Nienke Nieveen -- Toward productive design studies / Decker Walker -- Examples from the field -- Design research from a learning design perspective / Koeno Gravemeijer and Paul Cobb -- Design research from a technology perspective / Thomas Reeves -- Design research from a curriculum perspective / Susan McKenney, Nienke Nieveen and Jan van den Akker -- Quality -- Assessing the quality of design research proposals : some philosophical perspectives / D.C. Phillips --Balancing innovation and risk : assessing design research proposals / Daniel C. Edelson -- Quality criteria for design research : evidence and commitments / Anthony E. Kelly -- Moving ahead -- From design research to large-scale impact : engineering research in education -- Hugh Burkhardt -- Educational design research : the value of variety / Nienke Nieveen, Susan McKenney and Jan van den Akker
Summary The field of design research has been gaining momentum. This book provides an assessment of the use of development research in education, looking at elements, such as: background information; how the approach can serve the design of learning environments and educational technology; and quality assurance
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Instructional systems -- Design -- Research.
Author Akker, J. J. H. van den, 1950-
LC no. 2006007945
ISBN 0415396344 (hbk)
9780415396349 (hbk)
0415396352 (paperback)
9780415396356 (paperback)