This book brings together semi-autobiographical accounts from major educationalists about their influential research, focusing on the practical and personal aspects of the research process. The collection reflects the great changes that have occured within educational research since the 1980s and deals with the issues and situations of the late 1990s. It includes accounts that cover the various stages of the research process, a sampling of topics, the diversity of methodologies used in educational research and a range of theoretical perspectives. There is coverage of qualitative and quantitative methodologies and of large and smaller scale research. Also discussed are: ESRC programme research, contract research and theoretical research.... the title World Class Schools: The Findings of the International School Effectiveness Research ProJect, in Spring 1998. ... The purpose of the ISERP pilot was also to see what were the problems involved in putting together a multi- national, ... the intellectual 120 Reynolds, Crvemers, Stringfield, Teddlie and the 1SERP Team.
|Title||:||Doing Research About Education|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2003-09-02|