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ISBN-13 9780132377652ISBN-10 0132377659
ISBN-10 0132174065ISBN-13 9780132174060
Author(s): DAK Kopec; E.L.A. Sinclair; Bruce Matthes
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2012 Pages: 224

For courses inResearch Methods, Design Research, Design Thesis, or Dissertation Preparation.

Evidence-Based Design: A Process for Research and Writing serves as a guide to help students conceptualize and formulate their design ideas and then to evaluate and test those ideas through a succinct, organized process. The result is the culmination of a comprehensive document that articulates a design concept and justifies key design attributes. Step-by-step, students are guided through the process of writing a robust, research-based document geared towards empirical design research. From developing a critical position to performing a thorough review of the literature to providing an overview of common research methods, this text is a perfect guide for students producing an evidence-based thesis or dissertation.