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Title Research methods in physical education and youth sport / edited by Kathleen Armour and Doune Macdonald.

Published Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  613.710721 RESE    AVAILABLE
Physical description ix, 366 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. I Planning the research process -- 1.What is your research question - and why? / Doune Macdonald -- 2.Research principles and practices: paving the research journey / Louise Mccuaig -- 3.Positioning yourself as a researcher: four dimensions for self-reflection / Nathan Brubaker -- 4.What counts as ̀good' research? / Eve Bernstein -- pt. II Methodology: the thinking behind the methods -- 5.Thinking about research frameworks / Katie Fitzpatrick -- 6.Conducting ethical research / Gabrielle O'Flynn -- 7.Qualitative approaches / Peter Hay -- 8.Quantitative approaches / Dudley Graham -- 9.Is mixed methods the natural approach to research? / Kyriaki Makopoulou -- 10.Listening to young people's voices in physical education and youth sport research / Mary O'Sullivan -- pt. III Selecting the most appropriate method(s) -- 11.Reviewing literatur / Gemma Pearce -- 12.Experimental research methods in physical education and sports / Isabel Tallir -- 13.Measurement of physical activity / Kelly Rice -- 14.Surveys / Astrid Kampfe -- 15.Observational studies / Mikael Quennerstedt -- 16.Case study research / Mark Griffiths -- 17.Interviews and focus groups / Senlin Chen -- 18.Narrative research methods: where the art of storytelling meets the science of research / Hsin-Heng Chen -- 19.Action research in physical education: cycles, not circles! / Wah Kiat Tan -- 20.Visual methods in coaching research: capturing everyday lives / David Gilbourne -- 21.Grounded theory / Katherine A. Tamminen -- 22.Discourse analysis and the beginner researcher / Fiona C. Chambers -- pt. IV Data analysis - consider it early! -- 23.Analysing qualitative data / Olga Glotova -- 24.Analysing quantitative data / Alison Wakefield -- pt. V Communicating your research -- 25.Effective research writing / Ashley Casey -- 26.The dissertation / Lucy Spowart.
Other author Armour, Kathleen M.
MacDonald, Doune, 1959-
Subject Physical education and training -- Research -- Methodology.
Sports for children -- Research -- Methodology.
Sports sciences -- Research -- Methodology.
ISBN 9780203807170 (ebk.) 9780415618847 (hbk.)
9780415618854 (pbk.)