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Research Synthesis and Meta-Analysis : A Step-by-Step Approach



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SAGE Publications, Inc

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The Fourth Edition of the bestseller contains: updated coverage of Internet literature searches; reviews of new computer programs dedicated to conducting meta-analysis; broader sampling of topics across disciplines; expanded discussion of qualitative review procedures, and discussion of research synthesis for thesis and dissertation preparation.

Table of Contents

Preface to the Fourth Edition
About the Author
Step 1: Formulating the Problem
Step 2: Searching the Literature
Step 3: Gathering Information From Studies
Step 4: Evaluating the Quality of Studies
Step 5: Analyzing and Integrating the Outcomes of Studies
Step 6: Interpreting the Evidence
Step 7: Presenting the Results
Conclusion: Threats to the Validity of Research Synthesis Conclusions
Author Index
Subject Index
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