Tag: methodology

111 How to argue against questionable research practices such as P-hacking and Harking? 2015-12-20T15:05:14.593

68 How should a social scientist deal with envy of disciplines that are more quantitatively rigorous? 2015-03-23T00:10:54.233

58 Should unreadability or sloppiness of students' work be reflected in their evaluation? 2013-05-22T08:12:37.150

37 Is it reasonable to not study previous research to avoid bias? 2018-01-07T08:20:20.613

30 How to overcome preconceived ideas about social scientists? 2015-12-20T21:10:11.510

23 Someone else's PhD student is not getting proper advising on methods. Should I interfere? How? 2016-02-16T16:44:50.457

18 Is there any research on applying Agile/Extreme/Lean methods in academic research? 2014-02-19T10:29:27.143

16 What does "principled approach" mean in papers? 2013-06-18T07:26:36.867

15 How to use competitions to encourage students to work harder and study more 2013-04-09T11:26:56.900

15 Is the development of an original/novel method a contribution to knowledge worthy of a PhD? 2014-10-01T19:11:09.923

14 Are P-hacking and hypothesising after results are known considered misconduct in academia? 2015-12-20T16:44:19.700

13 Are there actually students who learn by watching? 2013-05-02T01:58:55.120

13 How does a PhD student go about doing a meta analysis of a research question? 2013-07-21T19:10:29.167

12 Is there research on the extent to which complexity of the proposed method(s) impacts the acceptance rate? 2014-11-18T19:12:08.457

11 Ref. request : book or survey about conducting experimental studies 2012-10-16T20:39:19.250

10 Is it appropriate to describe our methodological mistakes in manuscript? 2015-05-26T15:55:50.993

9 What should I include as "evidence of effective teaching methods?" 2014-12-26T18:15:48.993

8 How to tackle the bibliographic work as an entering PhD student? 2013-05-16T18:18:37.343

8 Difference between criterion validity and reliability equivalence 2014-02-07T12:27:41.360

8 Should I describe failed iterations in methodology? 2016-05-11T07:30:12.157

7 Method/tactic to extracting information from articles 2016-04-12T18:31:42.663

7 How to write a methodology chapter in a masters thesis 2017-01-17T13:53:26.873

7 Does all computer science research involve heavy usage of mathematics? 2018-03-03T21:10:50.657

6 How often do techniques/methods that are considered old or obsolete become relevant again? 2013-05-20T09:34:32.010

6 How does one learn research methodology? 2013-11-28T11:19:58.630

6 Should limitations of a methodology with proposed solutions be discussed in the Limitations Section? 2014-04-03T14:22:57.343

6 How do I talk about methodology mistakes In a scientific project report? 2014-05-16T15:47:20.313

6 Research Methodology Books for beginners in Computer Science research 2014-07-26T08:50:08.293

6 How to do evaluation when the methodology is unique? 2015-03-06T07:52:16.340

6 Can invention of UI/UX or a programming syntax become a publication? 2015-10-27T14:58:18.357

6 Is it possible not to have a hypothesis in your thesis? 2017-06-14T17:25:28.013

5 Do I have to be concerned about self-plagiarism in a short accessible methods description? 2015-07-17T17:00:33.260

5 When replicating results, what should I do when the author didn't use the method the paper said they did? 2015-08-21T04:36:53.663

5 Literature search methodology for non-academics? 2016-02-14T21:48:00.060

5 I like my supervisor but not how he does things; What do I do? 2017-04-30T18:24:32.967

5 Researcher anonymity in fieldwork 2017-05-06T06:17:07.030

5 Do all the co-authors of a publication own the content and may use RAW DATA, text, figure or table for their own publication? 2017-06-22T11:48:52.987

4 Is Scientometrics a scientific discipline? 2013-07-26T08:52:24.017

4 Methodology as a Body of Methods? 2013-09-27T15:11:14.727

4 Resources for students designing surveys? 2013-10-18T00:06:01.327

4 How to Stop Making Stupid Mistakes 2014-03-14T00:48:37.163

4 Are there standard example research papers for teaching methodology and experiments? 2014-03-20T05:36:26.197

4 Method and content in selecting a social science dissertation project 2014-05-10T17:25:26.963

4 What's the best way to justify your choice of baseline methods for academic paper? 2015-09-28T21:19:42.010

4 Hypotheses that cannot be sufficiently tested 2016-09-11T14:56:58.367

4 How to cite and publish unpublished governmental statistics correctly? 2017-11-29T11:30:30.713

4 In which section of a research paper is it best to justify the choice of methods? 2018-02-13T17:29:23.433

3 What's a "methodological approach" for research (Master's thesis)? 2014-12-30T18:04:53.417

3 Research-methodology book in the form of a dialogue between professor and student 2015-01-07T13:21:28.040

3 Can a method of research used in one context be reused in a different research context? 2016-03-31T12:15:51.530

3 How to disseminate a methodology proposal to those who may be interested? 2016-07-13T11:22:55.790

3 What are cautions to take with second hand data in an interview? 2017-01-12T04:18:15.673

2 Is there a convention for referring to a scholar's academic status? 2014-01-25T20:45:41.200

2 Will my methods chapter be less solid, if it is based on one book or the work of one scholar? 2014-03-22T20:13:04.297

2 What to mention in your introduction to your research methodology chapter 2014-05-31T14:16:05.400

2 What Kind of Research Method is this? 2014-06-03T18:59:10.733

2 Can we first claim and then find the evidence when we write the literature review (i.e., using confirmatory technique)? 2014-06-11T19:27:45.287

2 How to structure of a Ph.D. sandwich thesis? 2015-02-12T13:11:12.630

2 Books/resources about how to write a good Thesis introduction 2015-02-18T10:47:10.997

2 What is the difference between a Panel Study and a Cohort Study? 2015-09-08T10:55:27.647

2 What tradeoffs are there between internal and external validity? 2015-12-02T02:27:02.627

2 Proper name for a new method 2016-08-16T09:41:05.887

2 How to work on a joint math paper effectively? 2016-09-15T02:14:48.893

2 How should PhD Students/Researchers take notes? 2017-01-20T14:21:25.823

2 How to cite "obvious" things or make them credible? 2017-06-27T11:31:33.347

2 How to define methodology for two different approaches? 2017-07-26T11:54:14.373

2 How to interpret the phrase "experimental approach"? 2017-10-20T00:17:25.867

2 What is the definition of a selective survey? 2017-11-11T18:10:37.687

2 Good examples for methods section in math or computer science 2018-02-14T10:15:08.697

1 Should I justify the organization of chapters and sections in the research paper? 2014-03-16T20:26:11.720

1 Does starting a question with 'what is the impact of' make a good qualitative research question? 2014-04-05T15:40:11.183

1 Is the distinction between qualitative and quantitative methodology still significant today? 2015-04-05T14:13:59.660

1 Should you keep a notebook of example problems while going through science and engineering courses? 2015-06-12T00:25:46.417

1 What exactly is “quantification”? 2015-07-10T16:03:37.607

1 Response to desk return of PLOS submission 2015-11-23T11:57:11.897

1 How to start researching for a thesis topic 2016-04-29T06:52:02.177

1 In research paradigm's post-positivism can I prove the hypothesis instead of falsifying it? 2016-08-11T14:55:56.120

1 Where to get random numbers for experiments? 2017-01-26T00:19:55.900

1 Citing the procedures of a research lab 2017-02-11T20:05:25.770

1 Examples for non-math department students to be used for Calculus course 2017-03-15T14:44:56.620

1 How/should I modify my ethics review proposal when asking questions not stated in the original application? 2017-07-24T09:53:45.933

1 How Reproducible should Data and Analysis Methodology Be? 2017-10-24T03:33:12.917

1 Choosing and defining the methodology part of a Masters thesis 2018-01-17T23:12:26.837

1 How to establish inter-rater reliability as a sole PhD researcher 2018-02-03T13:26:48.300

1 Web scraping/email harvesting to contact survey respondents 2018-02-16T18:08:14.477

0 Classifying empirical and non-empirical research in the social sciences 2015-12-11T15:33:25.330

0 Qualitative data but quantitative outcome; what type of research methodology is this? 2016-04-07T21:21:08.450

0 How do active researchers start and solve a scientific problem? 2016-12-02T19:14:00.097

0 How do I use internet comments in my research? 2017-05-01T10:07:40.433

0 Methodology and Literature review in Masters dissertation 2017-06-07T14:31:01.477

0 What are the pros and cons of dealing with a very large dataset in qualitative research? 2017-06-19T03:13:40.447

0 Changing the method after first peer review round 2017-07-19T13:47:14.270

0 Why don’t researchers publish their raw data for the advance if science? 2017-10-11T07:18:48.820

0 Approach for better and realistic solution 2017-12-13T04:30:55.060

0 Which examination setting is better? 2018-01-02T16:17:51.277

-1 What is the meaning of "formalism" in a scientific paper? What is the structure of such paper? 2015-06-08T15:40:08.047

-1 Help with qualitative research 2015-12-23T20:46:36.210

-4 How to get credit for a new method that I invented? 2015-06-06T09:21:59.297

-4 Checking sample solutions during exercise sessions : Yay or Nay? 2017-10-24T22:14:50.193