Utah State University Faculty Monographs

Best Research Practices: How to Gain Reliable Knowledge

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Best Research Practices: How to Gain Reliable Knowledge

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Clearly explains how to plan and carry out reliable experiments, how to conceive and circumstantially support research hypotheses, how to test research hypotheses, how to discover cause and effect, and more. For students and practitioners in all fields of the physical, life, earth, social, and engineering sciences. Contains more than 150 illustrative research examples from all fields. Based on Professor Romesburg's examination of 5,000 top scientific articles, studying the methods used to produce reliable knowledge. See the book's first page explaining the blind peer review of the book that was commissioned and paid for by the author's academic department; see the book's back cover for peer reviewer comments. To read most of it, go to Google Book Search (http://books.google.com/) and enter this: Romesburg Best Research Practices - then click on the book.

ISBN

978-0557017836

Publisher

lulu.com

Publication Date

2009

Keywords

best research practices, reliable knowledge

Recommended Citation

Romesburg, H. Charles. Best Research Practices: How to Gain Reliable Knowledge. Lulu, 2009.

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First edition.

Best Research Practices: How to Gain Reliable Knowledge

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