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F data This book written by two highly respected social scientists provides an overview of systematic literature review methods Outlining the rationale and methods of systematic reviews Giving worked examples from social science and other fields Applying the practice to all social science disciplines It reuires no previous knowledge but takes the reader through the process stage by stage Drawing on exa.
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Mples from such diverse fields as psychology criminology education transport social welfare public health and housing and urban policy among others Including detailed sections on assessing the uality of both uantitative and ualitative research searching for evidence in the social sciences meta analytic and other methods of evidence synthesis publication bias heterogeneity and approaches to disseminatio.
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Such diverse thinkers as Lao Tze Confucius and US Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld have all pointed out that we need to be able to tell the difference between real and assumed knowledge The systematic review is a scientific tool that can help with this difficult task It can help for example with appraising summarising and communicating the results and implications of otherwise unmanageable uantities o.