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Unformatted text preview: • Sources and Purposes of research questions (theory, prior research, personal, evaluation) • Criteria for “Good” research questions (feasibility, social importance, scientific relevance) • Objectivity • Measurement Validity • Hypotheses • Theory • Observations • Operationalization • Constants • Concepts or Conceptualization • Variables (attributes; Independent and Dependent variables; intervening variables) • Casual relationships (direction—positive, negative, inverse) • Belmont Report purposes and principles • Confidentiality • Anonymity • Harm to subjects • Institutional Review Boards (IRB) • Positivism and Post-Positivism...
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- Spring '08
- Deductive Reasoning, illogical reasoning, Study Guide- Exam, Belmont Report purposes