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ITEC 9000 Doctoral Study Completion: Welcome & Course Readings

Welcome to your course guide

Please find your required library readings below. If you have problems with the links below, please contact the Library. If you have APA questions about these materials, please contact the Writing Center.

Course Readings

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Bisoux, T. (2007). Research in action. BizEd, 6(2), 26–32.

Duncan, S., & Harrop, A. (2006). A user perspective on research quality. International Journal of Social Research Methodology, 9(2), 159–174.

Echambadi, R., Campbell, B., & Agarwal, R. (2006). Encouraging best practice in quantitative management research: An incomplete list of opportunities. Journal of Management Studies, 43(8), 1801–1820. Not available in the library.

Friga, P. N., & Chapas, R. B. (2008). Make better business decisions. Research Technology Management, 51(4), 8–16.

Johnson, P., Buehring, A., Cassell, C., & Symon, G. (2007). Defining qualitative management research: An empirical investigation. Qualitative Research in Organizations and Management, 2(1), 23–42.

Riege, A. M. (2003). Validity and reliability tests in case study research: A literature review with "hands-on" applications for each research phase. Qualitative Market Research: An International Journal, 6(2), 75–86.

Shah, S. K., & Corley, K. G. (2006). Building better theory by bridging the quantitative-qualitative divide. Journal of Management Studies, 43(8), 1821–1835. Not available in the library.

Shannon, S. (2000). Writing a structured abstract. Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal, 51(6), 328–329.

Wikman, A. (2006). Reliability, validity and true values in surveys. Social Indicators Research, 78(1), 85–110.

Other Readings

Optional or supplemental readings may or may not be available in the library. Find further information about optional readings here.

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