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FOREWORD Under contract with the National Science Foundation , the Maxwell
Research Center of Syracuse University compiled this directory which lists 565
independent commercial laboratories performing research and development in ...

Author: Syracuse University. Maxwell Research Center

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ISBN: MINN:31951D033916746

Category: Laboratories

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FOREWORD The publication titled , " A List of Small Business Concerns
Interested in Performing Research and De opment represents a revision and
expansion of an earlier Small Business Administration publication , " List of Small
 ...

Author: United States. Small Business Administration

Publisher:

ISBN: OSU:32435020631156

Category: Research, Industrial

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Type of Firm NAME OF FIRM Address Description of Activity CITY - STATE
Number of Scientists and / or Engineers 30 - - RESEARCH AND RESEARCH
EQUIPMENT 30 - 5 METHODS & TECHNIQUES ENGLEMAN & COMPANY , INC
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Author: United States. Small Business Administration

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ISBN: UCAL:$B662626

Category: Research, Industrial

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607.2 Unbre 1963 iii FOREWORD This fourth edition of " A List of Small Business
Concerns Interested in Performing Research and Development " is a further step
in SBA's continuing efforts to assist small companies to perform on research ...

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ISBN: UIUC:30112069119664

Category: Research, Industrial

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Also, the nature of the 2 surgical techniques courses created several challenges
in performing the assessments. That students were evaluated during different
surgical procedures to obtain start and end scores may have had an impact on
our ...

Author: Kimberly M. Williams

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317695592

Category: Education

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Given the increased accountability at the college and university level, one of the most promising ways for faculty at institutions of higher education to improve their teaching is to capitalize upon their skills as researchers. This book is a step-by-step guide for doing research to inform and improve teaching and learning. With background and instruction about how to engage in these methodologies—including qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods—Doing Research to Improve Teaching and Learning provides examples across disciplines of how to use one's research skills to improve teaching. This valuable resource equips faculty with the skills to collect and use different types of research evidence to improve teaching and learning in any college and university classroom. Special Features: Chapter openers highlight the questions and issues that will be addressed in each chapter. Recurring text boxes provide authentic examples from actual research studies, student work, and instructor reflections. Coverage of challenges, key successes, and lessons learned from classroom research presents a nuanced and complete understanding of the process.
2014-10-10 By Kimberly M. Williams

Instead of having people play games in assigned roles, the computer performs
computations based on assumptions specified in a model. The assumptions may,
for example, consist of preferences for alternative possible agreements that ...

Author: Daniel Druckman

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9781452241296

Category: Political Science

Page: 408

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An award-winning book, Doing Research is a must read. Designed for students across a variety of social science disciplines, it is the first research methods text devoted to conflict analysis and resolution. It begins with a discussion of the philosophical foundations for doing research, providing guidelines on how to develop research questions and how these questions can be addressed with various methodologies. The book presents a wide-ranging treatment of both quantitative and qualitative approaches to the design and analysis of problems of conflict.
2005-03-16 By Daniel Druckman

Researchers doing research with ethnic minorities should be cognisant of the
customs, values, and beliefs of the target group(s) before designing any project. (
Hunt & Bhopal 2004: 621) Cultural sensitivity is an important issue in conducting
 ...

Author: Pranee Liamputtong

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9781139487641

Category: Social Science

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Cross-cultural research is rife with ethical and methodological challenges but, despite the increased demand for such research, discussions on 'culturally sensitive methodologies' are still largely neglected. Consequently, researchers often find themselves faced with difficulties but lack information on how to deal with them. This text provides an in-depth discussion on how to perform qualitative research in cross-cultural contexts with an emphasis on a more ethical, sensible and responsible approach. Pranee Liamputtong suggests culturally sensitive and appropriate research methods that would work well with cultural groups. She offers thought-provoking perspectives and diverse cultural examples which will be of value to both novice and experienced cross-cultural researchers. Throughout the volume there are references to the excellent work of many cross-cultural researchers who have paved the way in different social and cultural settings.
2010-04-01 By Pranee Liamputtong

This book explores the paradoxes of the form - and its usefulness and appeal. It is suitable for qualitative researchers.

Author: Judith Ackroyd

Publisher: Trentham Books Limited

ISBN: 1858564468

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 210

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Most of the accounts are of successful projects and barely acknowledge the complex problem at the heart of ethnodrama. In blending the demands of research with the aesthetic of theatre and other agendas like education or therapy, it is inevitably compromised: choices and trade-offs are constantly made. In this book, the authors explore the paradoxes of the form - and its usefulness and appeal. Five groups of researcher/performers have been brave enough to have their projects critically examined to provide case studies for the book. --
2010 By Judith Ackroyd

His book publications include At the Intersection Between Art and Research (
2010), Developing Nation: New Play Creation in English-Speaking Canada (
2009), Collective Creation, Collaboration and Devising (2008), and Reluctant
Texts from ...

Author: Anna Birch

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

ISBN: 9780230364059

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 253

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Performing Site-Specific Theatre turns a critical eye to the increasingly popular form of site-specific performance. By re-assessing this contemporary practice, the book investigates the nature of the relationship between "site" and "performance." Site-specific performance operates differently from performance that takes place within a theatre venue because it seeks to match form and content (and place and space) more finely than does theatre that takes place inside conventional venues. Yet the form also encourages an investigation of how we might understand "site" as less fixed or less specifically geographical; it broadens the types of relevant "spaces" we might consider. The form also enables us to address a range of performative issues, from the development of site-specific "soundscapes" to the role of the spectator in site-specific performance. The contributions in the book from leading theorists and practitioners demonstrate how site-specific performance extends theatre's potential engagement with its geographical and political communities, and cover an exceptional range of innovative performance practices. Students, scholars and practitioners of contemporary theatre and performance, space and place, and site-specific performance will find much to value in this timely interrogation of current trends, practices and implications of performance in which site/landscape is central.
2012-10-10 By Anna Birch

... performance research Alison Hodge performance strategy Ben Francombe
performance studies Sima Belmar Franc Chamberlain Yoshiko Fukushima
Serena Gaurracino Mike Pearson performance theory Liz Tomlin performer
Karen Hayes ...

Author: Intellect Books

Publisher: Intellect Books

ISBN: 9781841504940

Category: Performing Arts

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Increasingly, academic communities transcend national boundaries. “Collaboration between researchers across space is clearly increasing, as well as being increasingly sought after,” noted the online magazine Inside Higher Ed in a recent article about research in the social sciences and humanities. Even for those scholars who don't work directly with international colleagues, staying up-to-date and relevant requires keeping up with international currents of thought in one's field. But when one's colleagues span the globe, it's not always easy to keep track of who's who—or what kind of research they're conducting. That's where Intellect's new series comes in. A set of worldwide guides to leading academics—and their work—across the arts and humanities, Who's Who in Research features comprehensive profiles of scholars in the areas of cultural studies, film studies, media studies, performing arts, and visual arts. Who's Who in Research: Performing Arts includes concise yet detailed listings include each academic's name, institution, biography, and current research interests, as well as bibliographic information and a list of articles published in Intellect journals. The volumes in the Who's Who in Research series will be updated each year, providing the most current information on the foremost thinkers in academia and making them an invaluable resource for scholars, hiring committees, academic libraries, and would-be collaborators across the arts and humanities.
2013 By Intellect Books

Scientists ought not do biased research. In subsequent chapters we shall
examine in more detail a number of other rules and principles to guide scientists
in performing their research. Let us examine more closely each of the five
general rules ...

Author: Kristin Sharon Shrader-Frechette

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 0847679403

Category: Science

Page: 243

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Challenging long-held theories of scientific rationality and remoteness, Kristin Shrader-Frechette argues that research cannot be 'value free.' Rather, any research will raise important moral issues for those involved, issues not only of truthfulness but of risk to research subjects, third parties, and the general public.

While doing any research in an organization is very political (Punch, 1994), doing
research in and on your own organization is particularly so. The questions
underpinning this chapter are: how do I survive and thrive in a political
environment?

Author: David Coghlan

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1446242269

Category: Reference

Page: 184

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Doing Action Research in Your Own Organization is the essential resource for anyone embarking on a research project in their own organization or as part of a work placement programme whether in business, healthcare, government, education, social work or third sector organizations. The authors provide an easy-to-follow, hands-on guide to every aspect of conducting an action research project and have added in the Third Edition: - more on politics and ethics to help researchers negotiate gaining access and permission, and building and maintaining support from peers and relevant subsystems within an organization - more on writing an action research dissertation, and treatment of sensitive issues such as: giving feedback to one’s superiors and peers, disseminating the research to the wider community, and handling interpretations or outcomes which may be perceived negatively by the organization involved. - more case examples and reflective exercises taken from a wide variety of organizational settings to aid students and researchers whatever their background discipline.
2009-10-21 By David Coghlan

6 Reading Dance, Performing Research: Meaning, Interpretation, Context, and
Recontextualization in Dance Performance and Research Shrinkhla Sahai
Introduction New methods of dance research are constantly emerging and
building new ...

Author: Urmimala Sarkar Munsi

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781136703782

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 320

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Dance occupies a prestigious place in Indian performing arts, yet it curiously, to a large extent, has remained outside the arena of academic discourse. This book documents and celebrates the emergence of contemporary dance practice in India. Incorporating a multidisciplinary approach, it includes contributions from scholars, writers and commentators as well as short essays and interviews with Indian artists and performers; the latter add personal perspectives and insights to the broad themes discussed. Young Indian dance artists are courageously charting out new trajectories in dance, diverging from the time-worn paths of tradition. The classical forms of Bharatnatyam, Kathak, Odissi and Manipuri, to name a few, are rich resources for choreographers exploring contemporary dance. This volume speaks about their struggles of working within and outside tradition as they grapple with national and international audience expectations as well as their own values and sense of identity. The artists represented here continue to question the uneasy relationship that exists between the insular world of dance and outside reality. Simultaneously, they are actively creating new dance languages that are both articulate in a performative context and demand examination by researchers and critics.
2012-03-12 By Urmimala Sarkar Munsi

Casarett recommends conducting research with subjects who have decision-
making capacity to decrease confounding results and ethical concerns. However,
this can be challenging to accomplish when patients are too critically ill or are
close ...

Author: Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk, PhD, RN, CPNP/ PMHNP, FNAP, FAAN

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780826109583

Category: Medical

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2012 First Place AJN Book of the Year Award Winner in Nursing Research! "This is a resource for success and should be a part of any researcher's library."--Doody's Medical Reviews This book is a practical, user-friendly guide for health care researchers across multiple disciplines who are involved in intervention research. It provides all of the essential elements needed for understanding how to design, conduct, analyze, and fund intervention studies that are replicable and can withstand the scrutiny of the Institutional Review Board and peer review. Developed from an annual continuing education workshop on intervention studies conducted by Dr. Melnyk, this text is the most comprehensive body of information available on this topic. Contributors address the design of interventions that are ethically considerate and sensitive to culture, race/ethnicity, and gender, minimizing threats to external and internal validity, measurement, and budgeting. The guide explores such implementation issues as subject recruitment and retention, data management, and specialized settings, cost analysis, and explaining intervention effects. The text also guides readers in writing grant applications that fund , and addresses how to move intervention study findings into the real world. A unique addition to the book is the availability of digital examples of progress reports, final reports, and research grant applications that have received funding from the National Institutes of Health and other relevant organizations. This text is a valuable resource for all health care professionals conducting research and for doctoral students in health care studies. Key Features: Presents the essential tools for designing, conducting, analyzing, and funding intervention studies Designed for use by health care professionals conducting intervention research Provides comprehensive, accessible guidelines for doctoral students across all health care disciplines Instructs readers on writing grant applications that fund Includes digital examples of funded research grants, progress reports, and final reports

Moreover, there are significant gaps in information, especially on non-unversity
performers of federal research and on ... of the Research Portfolio The U.S.
system for funding and performing research has many strengths and accounts in
large ...

Author: National Research Council

Publisher: National Academies Press

ISBN: 9780309170628

Category: Education

Page: 112

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The Board on Science, Technology and Economic Policy updated its 1999 analysis (Appendix A, Securing America's Industrial Strength, 1999) of changes since 1990 in the distribution of federal research funding by field of science and engineering) by incorporating FY 1998 and FY 1999 obligations from the NSF Federal Funds survey, with particular attention to the trends in basic research support, changes in research fields' relative dependence on research-sponsoring agencies, and the relationship between changes in research support and changes in enrollment in graduate training in selected fields of research. The Board did not recommend funding levels for any discipline but addressed procedural aspects of R&D budgeting.

Arts-Based Educational Research: An inquiry process which encompasses
linguistic and nonlinguistic art forms to engage with and increase understanding
... Researching performance, performing research: Dance, multimedia and
learning.

Author: Hansson, Thomas

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 9781599049717

Category: Business & Economics

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"This book provides a collection of successful designs, defined as communicative relation-building solutions, for individuals and collectives of interlocutors. It includes a longitudinal perspective of past mistakes, current trends and future opportunities, and is a must-have for beginners in the field as well as qualified professionals exploring the full potential of human interactions"--Provided by publisher.
2008-06-30 By Hansson, Thomas

If cost sharing is not required by statute , encouragement should be given to
organizations to contribute to the cost of performing research under research
contracts unless the contracting officer determines that a request for cost sharing
would ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105063537232

Category: Administrative law

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Music and tableaux were employed, thanks to those graduate students in the
performing arts. Found poetry engaged the graduate students in developing
deeper understandings of qualitative research by inviting these individuals to
become ...

Author: Karyn Cooper

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9400723393

Category: Social Science

Page: 159

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Qualitative Research is changing as a result of postmodern influences which have changed the way research is interpreted and understood. This has prompted questions which have been knocking at the door of qualitative research for some time now: Who is the researcher in this research account? How does the researcher relate to his/her research? How can the researcher who reads qualitative research relate to and understand the nuances and complexities in qualitative research? How can this volume help us to, not only describe, effect and manage change, but help us to understand, imagine and affect policies, practices and procedures related to research? What can we learn from researchers at the top of their stride who have struggled in order to develop qualitative research? The book includes illustrative interviews with world famous scholars. William Pinar, Norman Denzin, Henry Giroux, Zygmunt Bauman and Maxine Greene invite the student to engage reflectively and to figure out the rudiments and connections of research methodology and methods for theses. The developed so called “The Five Contexts” serves as a theoretical framework for conducting, understanding and interpreting qualitative research in a variety of disciplines in this post-modern era .
2011-11-17 By Karyn Cooper

Performing surgical research today, however, requires extensive financial
support. Whether in clinics or the laboratory, there is currently an ever increasing
application of complex technologies to ascertain superaccurate endpoints in
surgical ...

Author: Thanos Athanasiou

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3540719156

Category: Medical

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Key Topics in Surgical Research and Methodology represents a comprehensive reference text accessible to the surgeon embarking on an academic career. Key themes emphasize and summarize the text. Four key elements are covered, i.e. Surgical Research, Research Methodology, Practical Problems and Solutions on Research as well as Recent Developments and Future Prospects in Surgical Research and Practice.
2010-02-28 By Thanos Athanasiou

R&D and S&T in MENA In line with the flourishing of civil society institutions in the
1990s, the Arab world has witnessed a proliferation of research and academic
institutions, as well as NGOs performing research, particularly in Egypt, Lebanon,
 ...

Author: International Development Research Centre (Canada)

Publisher: IDRC

ISBN: 0889369305

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 278

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Research for Development in the Middle East and North Africa

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