The Little Book: Conceptual Elements of Research

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R&L Education, Jan 16, 2010 - Education - 76 pages
This book is a companion piece to research texts, intended to guide readers through a personal path of inquiry that will enable them to better understand the concepts and facts that go into planning, carrying out, and finalizing a research. This unique book asks readers to think about questions that are interesting to them and which stimulate their interest and curiosity,which, in turn, provides an opportunity to create new questions and to explore all aspects of their research. The Little Book provides succinct questions and invites pauses for reflections, designed to focus and expedite the research process so that your research experience will be rewarding and provide pathways for future research endeavors.
 

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Contents

Preliminary Ideas Diagrams and Tools to Focus and Expedite Your Research
1
I ProblemSituation
17
II PlanStrategy
23
III Course Of Action
33
IV Resolution
39
V Action
45
Epilogue
51
Appendices Checking Your Progress
53
Appendix A Researcher Checklist
55
Appendix B ResearcherMentor Checklist
57
About the Authors
61
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Marino C. Alvarez is a professor in the Department of Teaching and Learning of the College of Education and a senior researcher and Director of the Exploring Minds Project, in the Center of Excellence in Information Systems at Tennessee State University. D. Bob Gowin was a Professor at Cornell University, Stanford University, and The University of Chicago. He specializes in philosophy, psychology and pedagogy.

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