Got this for my dissertation and it was a life saver Explains things well Learning about research can be a daunting task This best selling core text book offers a comprehensive introduction to important research concepts, processes and issues The author guides readers who are new to research but also introduces new debates and perspectives to those with some experience wanting to develop their skills further This popular book equips students with the information and skills they need to read, comprehend and critique research Whether an undergraduate taking an introductory research module, a postgraduate nursing student embarking on a project, or an experienced practitioner wanting to sharpen your skills, Parahoo s accessible writing style will ensure readers are able to utilise research throughout their study and in everyday practice Lovely clearly laid out book on the subject Packed full of information and case studies This was recommended as one of the essential books to help with my nursing degree Well laid out and easy to follow. Absolutely excellent book If your doing an essay on research for any topic this is a great book to help you Good to use for referencing as well. it was alright but not worth the money as afforable books have the exact same content I am a 2nd year student nurse with a research exam coming up This book will hopefully get me through it I should also come in handy when I start my dissertation in my 3rd year.Good quality, arrived on time and in good condition. Really helpful for critical analysis Easy to read and understand Would definitely recommend.