Tag: Research

Understanding the causes of things’ requires the social scientist to be aware of the trade-off between generalising across cases and understanding individual cases. What are the implications of this for conducting and using research in the social sciences?

Introduction The social sciences branch out into different fields ranging from economics to anthropology, with each respective field employing different research models and methodologies varying in degree of specificity. Strengths and weaknesses of methodologies, as well as characteristics of research findings differ depending on this degree of specificity and generality. Moving towards a higher degree …

Research on the Stakeholder theory, Agency theory, Corporate Social restructuring and ethics

Introduction: This report is presented to the financial director of the FTSE-100 company. The company is facing down turn due to the economic recession around the globe and due to its own corporate social responsible policies. This report shows research on the Stakeholder theory, Agency theory, Corporate Social restructuring and ethics. This report also shows …

Relationship between the research process and evidence based practice

The aim of this essay is to explore the relationship between the research process and evidence based practice. The author of this essay intends to explore and illustrate an understanding of the various types of evidence used within nursing practice. There are barriers to implementing research into practice, the author intends to give explanation to …

Critical Success Factors for Project Success in an International LNG Company Operating in a Developing Country: An Action Research Study of Nigeria LNG Limited

Abstract: Critical success factors in project management tend to vary from industry to industry and also tend to vary between countries. Opposed to previous practices of adopting the Iron Triangle of cost, quality, and time, critical success factors have increased to include aspects such as leadership, teamwork, setting realistic targets, and sustainability. While the increase …

Current research into the health-related impact of bullying at work.

Abstract This paper addresses the current state of research concerning the psychological and physical effects that bullying within the work place can have on the victim, both its immediate impact and in the long term. The effectiveness of the research method of large scale surveys as a means of determining these findings will be considered. …

Compare Two Research Articles: Philosophical, Ethical, And Methodological

Introduction This paper will compare the major characteristics of two research articles – which are different in philosophical and methodological approaches but are both related to the service of school social workers – and attempt to show the differences and similarities in ontology, epistemology, ethics, methodology and the methods of both pieces of research. The …

Nursing Article Research Abstract

The nursing journal which I have selected is by Showalter Et al (2000), titled “Patients’ and their spouses’ needs after total joint arthroplasty: a pilot study”, from the journal Orthopedic Nursing.  The aim of the paper was to determine the experiences and the requirements of the patients and their spouses following hospitalization for two specific …

Critical Review for a Research Article Based on Grammar Translation

INTRODUCTION For centuries, Strategies on teaching and learning second language has been formed and apply in the classroom. Based on that, many researches has been conducted to test these methods in teaching and learning process to examine whether it is efficient or just a waste of time. By reading through these researches, teacher has been …

Research Proposal

Research proposal : Young people’s opinion about having sex before marriage as well as the advantages and disadvantages of this issue is the primary focus of this current research. Nowadays, having sex before marriage is becoming too familiar to young people all over the world. However, from past to present, almost Vietnamese have appreciated women’s …

Research

Qaiuum Feroz Dr. Spencer English Composition II 20 July 2011 Multi-faceted Power Throughout the course of history there are many infamous leaders that use questionable methods to earn their title as supreme ruler in their time, such as Adolf Hitler of Germany. Hitler to many was a great leader, but the way he seized power …

Stem Cell Research

Stem Cell Research| Why is it controversial? | Jessica Moss, Sabrina Sherrod, Bridget Sellers, Norlisha Taylor and Souriya Soukhaphanith| Contents Introduction (Background Information) (Jessica Moss)4 Historical Development and Context, factors that drove the technology (Sabrina Sherrod)5 Stem Cell Legislation(Jessica Moss)8 Political Issues (Bridget Sellers)9 Social and Psychological Issues (Norlisha Taylor)12 Moral and Ethical Issues (Souriya …

Example Research: Critical Discourse Analysis

18 Critical Discourse Analysis TEUN A. VAN DIJK 0 Introduction: What Is Critical Discourse Analysis? Critical discourse analysis (CDA) is a type of discourse analytical research that primarily studies the way social power abuse, dominance, and inequality are enacted, reproduced, and resisted by text and talk in the social and political context. With such dissident …

Marketing Research and Pricing strategies

Layout 1. Introduction of coca cola beverage (discovery ,formation ,business etc ) 2. Product mix (name of products and there discriptions ) 3. Pricing strategies 4. Product life cycle for coke 5. Conclusion Intro India has proved to be perhaps the toughest battle ground for the Cola giants. Coca-Cola was the 1st international soft drinks …

Research Critique of Benefits of Systematic Phonics Instruction

The purpose of this study or major research question “was to find if children taught with systematic phonics programs outperformed children in nonsystematic phonics or non phonics programs. ” (Graaff, Bosman, Hasselman, &Verhoeven, 2009) The authors do list a major research question, but the problem statement was not as clear as it could have been. …

Nursing Research

MENTORS’ HANDBOOK Supporting Students in Practice 2 nd Edition 1 The mentoring and support of students within a health care setting are consi dered to be fundamental in their development and education NMC (2008 a); Gopee (2011) with the purpose of achieving a fit for practice and fit for purpose workforce (Duffy 2003). The practice …

Marketing research 3

MR. Walton started Wal-Mart in 1962. The company started as a cheap price alternative store because Mr. Walton adopted the price-cutting or cost cutting by keeping costs down. It was a man who liked to minimize costs. He liked local investments and this was done by giving most of his staff stock options and he …

Nursing Research article critique Effects of nursing rounds

The article Effects of nursing rounds on patients’ call light use, satisfaction and safety as reported by Meade, Bursell, & Ketelsen (2006) examines the possible implications that implementation of regular rounds by nurses might have on patients and nurses. The purpose of the study is to determine the extent to which the frequency of responding …

Microbiology Research Paper

Melissa Babajko Microbiology 214BA Dr. May June 6, 2012 Staphylococcus aureus- Is a facultative anaerobic, Gram-positive, salt positive, cocci shaped bacterium. Staphylococcus aureus is found as normal part of the skin floral in the nasal passages and on the skin. An estimated twenty percent of people naturally have harmless Staphylococcus aureus on their skin and …

Rwt1 Research Paper

Business Research Report Compensation Strategies Presented to: Management Assessment Code: RWT1 Table of Contents Executive Summary3 Introduction4 Research Findings5 Performance Based Pay5 Salary6 Longevity Pay7 Recommendations8 Conclusion8 References9 Executive Summary This report examines 3 different compensation systems that our company can develop and enforce within our company for our employees. Compensation is the most important …

Marketing research

For starting any new business, a great source of information about product research, manufacturing methods,  market conditions and demand for new product in the market and whether the new business would be appealing to customers as well to the entrepreneur are some of the basic concepts that an entrepreneur must study in detail before venturing …

Research on the Impact of Economic Growth: Case Study of Malaysia

PUBLIC EXPENDITURE POLICIES SHAPE THE ECONOMIC GROWTH IN MALAYSIA Public Expenditure/Public Spending can be defined as any expenses made by government particularly to improve certain areas and discipline. For instance, improving public goods and services, welfare and well-being of the people, government defense forces and civil servants, maintaining our economic stability, reducing inequality of income …

Disney Research Paper

Taylor Adams Prof. C Comp. 1 7 November 2008 Disney “All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them” (Disney). This famous quote was made by a enormous dreamer that has bridged the idea for one of the most successful companies in the world. Walt Disney, theme parks, movies, jobs, …

Research on Student Difficulties in Understanding Chemical Reactions

ASSIGMNET 1| Research on student difficulties in Understanding Chemical reactions| Misconceptions on Strength of Acids and Bases| | Mariyam Zaina, 015482| | | TITLE & INTRODUCTION Title: Misconceptions on Strength of Acids and Bases Researches shows that students often develops new theories about how the natural world works, prior to formal science education and frequently …

Research Papaer

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1. 1 Background to the Study The terms ‘youth’, ‘teenager’, ‘adolescent’, and ‘young people’ are all used to describe people in the phase of life that marks the conversion from childhood to adulthood. While there is universal agreement on the transition from childhood to adolescence, when exactly adolescence ends and adulthood begins …

A Note on the Growth of Research in Service Operations Management

PRODUCTION AND OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT Vol. 16, No. 6, November-December 2007, pp. 780 –790 issn 1059-1478 07 1606 780$1. 25 POMS doi 10. 3401/poms. © 2007 Production and Operations Management Society A Note on the Growth of Research in Service Operations Management Jeffery S. Smith • Kirk R. Karwan • Robert E. Markland Department of Marketing, …

Correlational Research

Correlational Research “Correlation is a statistical technique that can show whether and how strongly pairs of variables are related” (Creative Research Systems, 2010). Correlation research method is used in scientific research to study the association and/or relationship between variables. When the association between two variables becomes correlation coefficient, it is being calculated through quantitative measure. …

Research Paper

Economies have to find a mechanism to allocate scarce resources because of the economic problem. The What, How, For Whom questions are central to the operation of this mechanism. To recap from the economic system lesson, the mechanism used by different systems: Command economy:     Planning mechanism as dictated by the state Free Market economy:  Price …

Research Paper Background of Study

CHAPTER I INTRODUCTION A. Background of Study This study covers the determinants of alcohol drinking among OLOPSC students. From the researcher’s observation, alcohol drinking is a big part of college student’s activities nowadays. Some considered it an essential part of celebrations, sharing problems, escaping boredom, or just discussing business matters. Identifying the influential persons and …

Research Paper and Argument Topics

1 The University Writing Center “Because writers need readers” Research Paper and Argument Topics Race and Ethnicity Gender and Sexuality Multiculturalism and Diversity Advertising and Marketing Economic Issues Environmental Issues Media Issues Consumerism and Convenience Culture TV and Film Sports and Entertainment Race and Ethnicity • • • • • • • • • • …

E-Research Proposal Hand Book.Pdf

Hand Book Of M. S / M. Phil & Ph. D Research Proposal / Synopsis Compiled By: Mr. Nasir Shaheen Additional Registrar & Mr. Ijaz Ahmad Coordinator M. Phil / Ph. D Programs Qurtuba University of Science and Information Technology, Peshawar. e Left Blank Intentionally 4 Preface As a rule, the main components of a …