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*GERO 8100 Research Methods in Gerontology (Burgess): Research Methods -
Identifying Outcome Measures

More Tips for Identifying Outcome Measures

  • You might model your proposed outcome measures after measures used by researchers in your reviewed articles.
  • Your reviewed researchers might be using a dataset that you also might be able to download and use.
  • Organizations you want to evaluate may already be collecting data for assessment - ask if they will let you analyze that data.

Books on Research Methods

E-Encyclopedia of Research Design

Encyclopedia of Research Design is an online collection of entries written by scholars in the field of research design, the discipline of how to plan and conduct empirical research, including the use of both quantitative and qualitative methods.