ERIC Number: EJ547865
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Research Design Decisions: An Integrated Quantitative and Qualitative Model for Decision-Making Researchers (You Too Can Be Lord of the Rings).
Geroy, Gary D.; Wright, Phillip C.
Performance Improvement Quarterly, v10 n3 p22-36 1997
Presents a concentric research design model based on need for research which transcends individuals' historic or experiential bias concerning choice of study design, tools, and data reduction strategies. Describes the following "rings": theory/knowledge orientation; theory versus applied research; quantitative versus qualitative research paradigms; inquiry archetypes; research study types; data reduction/synthesis tools; and locus of control research. (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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