Research Strategies by William Badke
Finding Your Way through the Information Fog

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Writing research papers does not have to be the painful experience many people make it out to be. It is possible to develop significant skills in order to make the writing process much easier than you think. In Research Strategies, author William Badke offers a clear, simple, and often humorous roadmap for conducting research and navigating the vast new world of information and technology.

In this, the fourth edition, Badke details the entire research paper process from start to finish. Research Strategies provides a plethora of insightful and helpful information, including:

Finding and narrowing a topic
Creating an outline
Searching databases
Understanding metadata
Using library catalogs and journal databases
Conducting Internet research
Organizing research notes
Writing the actual paper

Research Strategies explains the skills and strategies you need to efficiently and effectively complete a research project from topic to finished product. With the information provided here, research doesn’t have to be frustrating or boring. Badke’s strategies present a sure path through the amazing and complex new world of information.
 

About William Badke

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A prolific author, William Badke (M.Div. and M.Th., Northwest Baptist Seminary; M.L.S., University of British Columbia) has written numerous articles and books ranging from adventurous fiction to academic guides. A librarian at Trinity Western University and associate professor at Associated Canadian Theological Schools, Badke lives with his wife Rosemary in the scenic town of Mission, British Columbia.
 
Published April 19, 2011 by iUniverse. 232 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Professional & Technical, Computers & Technology, Business & Economics, Science & Math, Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

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