An examination into the premises and practices of social science research. When addressing quantitative and qualitative approaches, students will explore the issues of research design, data collection, and data analysis.
Call Number: MAIN COLLECTION NEW BOOKS 361.0072 F263r 2019
Publication Date: 2018-09-24
Research Methods for Social Workers introduces students to the basic concepts of research and its various components so that they can effectively apply them in a professional setting.From the basics of research to data analysis, Research Methods for Social Workers connects methods with practical applications in a way that emphasizes the value of research in becoming an effective social services practitioner. This text is designed to bring complex concepts down to a level thatcan be grasped by beginners, making it an invaluable resource for social work students and anyone who wishes to have a comprehensive introduction to research methods.
Encyclopedia of Social Work - 2008Considered the cornerstone of reference in its field. Comprehensive in coverage and international in scope, the Encyclopedia is a valuable resource to social work practitioners, scholars, and students.