A Guide to Research in Music Education (5th Revised edition)

A Guide to Research in Music Education (5th Revised edition)

By: Roger P. Phelps (author), Ronald H. Sadoff (author), Lawrence Ferrara (author), Edward C. Warburton (author)Hardback

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This Fifth Edition presents an updated and practical approach to the research concepts, techniques, and sources from the 4th edition. A new chapter concerning music and technology covers the current available resources for students and researchers. Other updates include separate chapters on philosophical inquiry and aesthetic inquiry becoming integrated, formulating and implementing research problems, and aligning qualitative research with recent concepts and techniques. This is an essential tool for students tackling problems as varied as research proposals, field research strategies, data analysis, and statistical techniques. Researchers will find current sources and concise instruction in the formulation of a research proposal, its implementation, and dissemination of research results.

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About Author

Roger P. Phelps is Professor Emeritus of Music and Music Education at New York University. He was a primary contributor in the previously published A Guide to Research in Music Education, 4th Edition. Ronald H. Sadoff is Assistant Professor of Music at New York University. Edward C. Warburton is an Assistant Professor of Dance Education at University of California, Santa Cruz. Lawrence Ferrara is Professor and Chair at the Department of Music and Performing Arts at New York University. He was a primary contributor in the previously published A Guide to Research in Music Education, 4th Edition.

Contents

Chapter 1 List of Figures Chapter 2 Preface Chapter 3 Acknowledgments Chapter 4 1. Selecting a Research Problem Chapter 5 2. The Research Process Chapter 6 3. Qualitative Research: Concepts and Techniques Chapter 7 4. Philosophical Inquiry: Concepts and Techniques Chapter 8 5. Nonexperimental Research: Concepts and Techniques Chapter 9 6. Quantitative Research: Experimental Methods and Statistical Techniques Chapter 10 7. Historical Research: Concepts and Techniques Chapter 11 8. Technology and Music Education Research Chapter 12 Index Chapter 13 About the Authors

Product Details

  • publication date: 28/10/2004
  • ISBN13: 9780810852402
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • ID: 9780810852402
  • weight: 562
  • ISBN10: 0810852403
  • edition: 5th Revised edition

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