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Research methods in organizations

Julie Dickinson

Research methods in organizations

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Published by University of London in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organizational behavior -- Research -- Methodology.,
  • Psychology,Industrial -- Research -- Methodology.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Julie Dickinson with help fromPeter Bramley ...(et al.).
    SeriesOrganizational behaviour and occupational psychology
    ContributionsBramley, Peter, 1934-, Birkbeck College.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination66p.
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15180822M
    ISBN 100718712323
    OCLC/WorldCa32389387

    pt. 1. Research in organizations. The challenge of research in organizations / Richard A. Swanson ; The process of framing research in organizations / Richard A. Swanson ; pt. 2. Quantitative research methods. The basics of quantitative research / Elwood F. Holton III and Michael F. Burnett.


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