This concise yet comprehensive guide describes in detail a successful method for planning and writing about proposed research and management projects Intended for use by a wide variety of individuals in life sciences, environmental sciences, and management, the volume offers indispensable, step by step advice for any student or professional undertaking a research project John C Gordon focuses first on the importance of thinking carefully and writing down a research plan, describing each component of such a plan and explaining why it is important In subsequent chapters he shows how to describe research or management problems, how to write clear objectives, the importance of the hypothesis, how to deal with schedules and budgets, how to communicate completed plans, and how to prepare grant applications Gordon concludes with an insightful chapter on the social significance of scientific research....
|Title||:||Planning Research: A Concise Guide for the Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences|
|Publisher||:||Yale University Press May 9, 2007|
|Number of Pages||:||112 pages|
|File Size||:||584 KB|
|Status||:||Available For Download|
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Planning Research: A Concise Guide for the Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences Reviews
This book is good for a beginning researcher or freshmen college student to learn the dos and don'ts of researching in the natural sciences. Good resource but a little to basic for what I was hoping?