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Title Handbook for research in cooperative education and internships / edited by Patricia Linn, Adam Howard, Eric Miller
Published Mahwah, N.J. : L. Erlbaum Publishers, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 460 pages) : illustrations
Contents Cooperative education and internships at the threshold of the twenty-first century / Adam Howard -- Theories about learning and development in cooperative education and internships / Patricia L. Linn -- Getting started and achieving buy-in : co-op education is continuous, contextualized learning / Garnet Grosjean -- Identifying resources : ethics in cooperative education / Frances Ricks -- Researching in cooperative education : how a practitioner met the challenge / Chris Eames -- Combining quantitative and qualitative data : a lifespan study of cooperative education / Patricia L. Linn -- Choosing a research instrument : investigating the benefits of cooperative education / Geraldine Van Gyn -- Analyzing data with statistics : business internship effects on postgraduate employment / Patricia Gochenauer and Anthony Winter -- How to measure complex learning processes : the nature of learning in cooperative education / Nancy Johnston, Nello Angerilli, and Natalia Gajdamaschko
Correlation analysis in a natural experiment design : seeking the opportune grade point average cutoff for internships / Michael L. Maynard -- Issues in case study methodology : examining the influences of class status on cooperative education experiences / Adam Howard and Tom Haugsby -- Considering the needs of different stakeholders : the impact of co-op job quality on post-graduation earnings / Neal Fogg and Mark Putnam -- Program evaluation in a business environment : an employer's journey with cooperative education / Marilyn Mayo -- Dissemination of research to reform practice : fishing (and lawyering) to learn / Brook K. Baker -- Writing for publication : preparation of the research report / Patricia M. Rowe -- Using theory in research I : understanding the learning experienced in structured internships in construction engineering / Robert K. Tener -- Using theory in research II : atypical cross-cultural experiences that lead to growth / Eric Miller
Program assessment I : a focused approach to measuring learning outcomes / Cheryl Cates and Brenda LeMaster -- Program assessment II : cooperative education objectives nestled in ABET EC2000 Criterion 3:a-k / Gwen Lee-Thomas and Arleen Anderson -- Ethical issues in experimental and qualitative research / Adam Howard -- Implications for research and practice / Patricia L. Linn and Eric Miller
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Education, Cooperative -- Research.
Internship programs -- Research.
Form Electronic book
Author Howard, Adam.
Linn, Patricia L.
Miller, Eric, 1957-
LC no. 2002044783
ISBN 1135002770
141060943X (electronic bk.)
9781410609434 (electronic bk.)
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