ERIC Number: ED044275
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1959
Reference Count: 0
Research Methods in Health, Physical Education, Recreation.
Scott, M. Gladys, Ed.
Methods for designing and conducting research related to health education, physical education and reaction are described. The use of libraries, the selection and definition of research problems, principles of statistically sampling, and data collection devices are presented. Instructions for the construction and validation of tests as well as techniques of data analysis are included. Descriptive methods, action research, and historical and philosophical methods, and experimental designs are described. Techniques for writing research reports, including advice on style and presentation of data, are given. Interaction of research and the development of the curriculum are discussed. (AL)
Descriptors: Curriculum, Health Education, Physical Education, Recreation, Research Design, Research Methodology, Sampling, Statistical Analysis
American Asso. for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, 1201 16th St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 ($6.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Washington, DC.
Note: Second edition