Single-Subject Research Methodology in Behavioral Sciences by David L. Gast Ph. D.,David L. Gast,Jennifer Ledford

By David L. Gast Ph. D.,David L. Gast,Jennifer Ledford

This booklet is written for scholar researchers, practitioners, and college college who're drawn to answering utilized learn questions and objectively comparing academic and scientific practices. the elemental guideline of single-subject examine method is that the person is of fundamental value and that every person examine player serves as his or her personal regulate. it's because of this specialize in the person who clinicians and educators were utilizing single-subject examine designs for over forty years to reply to utilized learn questions. even though the technique has its roots in behavioral psychology and utilized behavioral research, it's been utilized by utilized researchers throughout various disciplines similar to designated schooling, speech and conversation sciences, language and literacy, healing game, occupational remedy, and social paintings. Key beneficial properties comprise the following:

  • Applied concentration – greater than the other textual content, this one specializes in the nuts and bolts of the way to take advantage of single-subject study in developing one’s examine venture or in comparing one’s expert practice.

  • Numerous and sundry Examples – The ebook abounds in examples from targeted schooling and different disciplines and populations in the utilized learn literature.

  • Reader pleasant – The textual content is written in a reader pleasant kind, gains pattern information sheets and image screens, and contains certain instructions for engaging in visible research of photo information.

  • Expertise – The author’s lengthy and distinct occupation in educating single-subject learn is augmented during this booklet via contributions from different specialists within the field.

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