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ERIC Number: ED312914
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Pages: 549
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-02-910740-7
ISSN: N/A
The Educator's Desk Reference (EDR). A Sourcebook of Educational Information and Research.
Freed, Melvyn N., Ed.; And Others
This comprehensive handbook provides quick access to a wide range of information needed by professionals in all areas and at all levels of education. It includes books, journals, software, and standardized tests. Six sections are as follows: (1) information sources (including information sources by type and guide to reference sources in education); (2) author's guide to publications (including journals in education and related disciplines, author's guide to book publishers in education and academic subjects, and microcomputer software publishers in education and academic subjects); (3) microcomputer software for educational research (describing nonstatistical and statistical packages); (4) standardized tests and inventories (including reviews of tests and inventories and summary list of test publishers); (5) research processes in education (containing information on linking research questions to research designs and statistical procedures, summaries of research designs, statistical procedures, and sampling techniques, and a research process checklist); and (6) selected national and regional organizations in education (providing a classification of national and regional education organizations and profiles of national and regional education organizations). (SM)
Macmillan Publishing Company, 866 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10022 ($44.95).
Publication Type: Books; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: American Council on Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: N/A