Research Synthesis and Meta-Analysis: A Step-by-Step Approach, 5th Edition


Book (Textbook)

The Fifth Edition of Harris Cooper's bestselling Research Synthesis and Meta-Analysis: A Step-by-Step Approach offers practical advice on how to conduct a synthesis of research in the social, behavioral, and health sciences. The book is written in plain language with four running examples drawn from psychology, education, and health science. With ample coverage of literature searching and the technical aspects of meta-analysis, this one-of-a-kind book applies the basic principles of sound data gathering to the task of producing a comprehensive assessment of existing research.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Cooper, H

Published Date

  • 2017

Volume / Issue

  • 2 /

Published By


  • 384

International Standard Book Number 10 (ISBN-10)

  • 1483331156

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9781483331157