Research methods in physical activity

Clasificación: GV 361 T454 2011 | Agregado: 07/10/2020

Jerry R. Thomas, Jack K. Nelson, Stephen J. Silverman. -- 6a. ed. -- Champaign : Human Kinetics, 2011.xiii, 457 p. /.ISBN 978-0-7360-8939-5.Incluye referencias bibliográficas e índice.Contenido: Overview of the research process -- Introduction to research in physical activity -- Developing the problem and using the literature -- Presenting the problem -- Formulating the method -- Ethical issues in research and scholarship -- Statistical and measurement concepts in research -- Becoming acquainted with statistical concepts -- Statistical issues in research planning and evaluation -- Relationships among variables -- Differences among groups -- Nonparametric techniques -- Measuring research variables --Types of research -- Historical research in physical activity -- Philosophic research in physical activity -- Research synthesis (Meta-analysis) -- Surveys -- Other descriptive research methods -- Physical activity epidemiology research -- Experimental and quasi-experimental research -- Qualitative research -- Mixed-methods research -- Writing the research report -- Completing the research process -- Ways of reporting research.