Access to full-text SAGE journal articles that have been carefully selected to support and expand on the concepts presented in each chapter is included. “This book offers many examples and hands-on instruction that can help students learn how to conduct experiments.

AdeolaUniversity of New Orleans“This book is a must for learning about the experimental design–from forming a research question to interpreting the results, this text covers it all.

”Sarah El SayedUniversity of Texas at Arlington“This text provides students with an excellent explanation of experimental methodology: not just descriptions of elements of the experiment method, but understanding of where those elements came from, how and why they work together, and how students can become scholars. HolodyCoastal Carolina University“This is a comprehensive text on experiments, clearly and engagingly written, with many excellent examples. Renita Coleman has included everything the student will need to develop, design, and execute a methodologically-sound experiment.

”Glenn LeshnerUniversity of Oklahoma“This textbook is detailed and well organized, with each topic progressing logically to build on foundational knowledge. Students will find it easy to master research concepts, and practice using the exercises and examples provided.

The ‘Study Spotlight’ scenarios and practical examples are effective tools to demonstrate research designs, and the ‘Test Your Knowledge Quizzes’ reinforce student learning. ”Janet Reid-HectorRutgers University“This book is well-written and readable.

If you need to grasp concepts of experimental designs, this book guides you as to what the experimental designs are, and what you should keep in mind in conducting your studies.