ERIC Number: EJ446126
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Research Significance: Behavioral Patterns and Outcome Characteristics.
Schwartz, Charles A.
Library Quarterly, v62 n2 p123-49 Apr 1992
Presents a model of four factors differentiating significant from routine research--behavioral patterns of problem formulation, economic analyses of information seeking, psychological schemes of optimal effort, and basic dilemmas of the theory-practice gap. Within this context, four myths dominating the research process in library and information science are examined. (111 references) (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
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