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RESEARCH AND SCHOLARSHIP: Research methods

Quantitative methods

Definition:

Quantitative researchers use empirical methods to validate their claims (theories, hypotheses) about phenomena. The following resources can help mentors introduce mentees to such methods. 

Useful resources on Quantitative methods :

Nova Southeastern Library. (2020). Where to Begin - Quantitative Researchhttps://nsufl.libguides.com/quantitative

Description and links to useful resources in various formats, including Parina Patel's (Harvard) Introduction to Quantitative Methods.

Wikipedia. (2021). Quantitative researchhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quantitative_research

Overview to quantitative investigation, with links to related topics. 

Tags: IPS IA; IPS QL; IPS PS; IAL IntL; CompQ; CompTS

Peer Review: None

Table of contents:

1.5.2. Quantitative methods

 

Author: Stephanie Krueger

Peer Reviewer(s): None

Last Updated: October 26, 2021

 

Editor: Stephanie Krueger Last modified: 26.10. 2021 16:10