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Trochim, William M. The Research Methods Knowledge Base, 2nd Edition. Internet WWW page, at URL: http://www.socialresearchmethods.net/kb/ (version current as of October 20, 2006).
Students will learn about the relationship between theory and practice, which will help them become better researchers and better consumers of research. (270 pages)
Patten, Mildred. Understanding Research Methods: An Overview of the Essentials, 7th Edition. Internet WWW page, at URL: http://www.pyrczak.com/titles/browseall/urm.htm (version current as of October 7, 2008).
Provides a detailed overview of all the important concepts traditionally covered in a research methods class. It contains many examples and exercises to help students master the material and is divided into short sections to help you to customize assignments.