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Preparing and Reviewing Research Papers

American Psychological Association (2001). Publication manual (5th ed.) Washington D.C.: Author

Coley, S. M., & Scheinberg, C. A. (2000). Proposal writing. Thousand Oaks: CA: Sage Publishers.

Columbia University School of Social Work Writing Center Online:

Girden, E. R. (2001). Evaluating Research Articles. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publishers.

Kerlinger, F. & Lee, H.B. (2000). Foundations of behavioral research.(4th edition). Appendix A. New York: Harcourt College Publishers.

Locke, L. F., Silverman, S. J., & Spirduso, W. W. (1998). Reading and understanding research. Thousand Oaks: CA: Sage Publishers.

Locke, L.F., Spirduso, W.W. & Silverman, S.J.(1999). Proposals that work. Thousand Oaks: CA:Sage Publishers.

NASW Press. (1993). Professional writing for the human services (rev. ed.). Washington, D.C.: Author.

Pyrczak, F. & Bruce, R.R. (1992). Writing empirical research reports: A basic guide for students of the social and behavioral sciences. Los Angeles: Pyrczak Publishing.

Rubin, A. and E. Babbie (2001). Research methods for social work. (4th edition). Appendices C & D. Belmont, CA, Wadsworth/Thomson Learning.