Essentials of research methods in health, physical education, exercise science, and recreation (Book, 2004) [Alabama State University Library]
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Essentials of research methods in health, physical education, exercise science, and recreation

Essentials of research methods in health, physical education, exercise science, and recreation

Author: Kris E Berg; Richard Wayne Latin
Publisher: Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Providing a solid foundation in the field of research as it pertains to the area of health, physical education, exercise science, athletic training and recreation, this textbook has a user friendly style.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kris E Berg; Richard Wayne Latin
ISBN: 0781738024 9780781738026
OCLC Number: 51559113
Notes: Previous ed. published with title: Essentials of modern research methods in health, physical education, and recreation.
Description: xvi, 292 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction to research --
Ethics in human subject research --
Getting started, information retrieval --
The research paper and proposal --
Completing the research paper, results, discussion, conclusion, and references --
Research writing --
Beginning statistical concepts --
Central tendency, variability, and the normal curve --
Probability and hypothesis testing --
Relationships and predictions --
Comparing mean scores --
Selected nonparametric statistics --
Measurement and data collection concepts --
Experimental validity and control --
Experimental research and designs --
Nonexperimental research --
Qualitative research methods --
Quality control in research --
Assessment and application of research.
Other Titles: Research methods in health, physical education, exercise science, and recreation
Responsibility: Kris E. Berg, Richard W. Latin.

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Useful for upper level and graduate level research courses in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, and Physical Education, this book includes statistics problems and data sets, additional statistics and  Read more...
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