Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series: Research Methods for Social Work
Widely considered the best text for the course, Research Methods For Social Work, International Edition strikes an optimal balance of quantitative ... Show synopsis Widely considered the best text for the course, Research Methods For Social Work, International Edition strikes an optimal balance of quantitative and qualitative research techniques - illustrating how the two methods complement one another. Allen Rubin and Earl R. Babbie's classic bestseller is acclaimed for its depth and breadth of coverage as well as for the authors' clear and often humorous writing style. A rigorous and comprehensive presentation of all aspects of the research endeavor, combined with a thoroughly reader-friendly approach, helps students overcome the fear factor often associated with this course. Relevant examples from real-world settings consistently help students see the connections between research and social work practice. The Eighth Edition continues to incorporate coverage of evidence-based practice, and aligns with other accreditation requirements based on the EPAS guidelines. Comprehensive, friendly, accurate, and integrating the best of technology, Research Methods For Social Work, Eighth Edition can be used across undergraduate, graduate, and doctorate levels of study.