Welcome to the SAGE edge site for The Research Experience,
Second Edition!

The Research Experience: Planning, Conducting and Reporting Research, Second Edition  is the complete guide to the behavioral science research process. The book covers theoretical research foundations, guiding students through each step of a research project with practical instruction and help. The latest technological tools, such as SurveyMonkey®, Qualtrics®, and Amazon Mechanical Turk®, are included to show the increasing influence of the Internet to conduct studies and how research is conducted in the world today. Taking students through the process from generating ideas for research to writing and presenting findings helps them absorb and apply the material. With its practical emphasis and supporting pedagogy, students will be able to successfully design and execute a research project.

This site features an array of free resources you can access anytime, anywhere.


We gratefully acknowledge Ann Sloan Devlin for writing an excellent text. Special thanks are also due to Gabrielle Smith of Texas Woman's University and Integra for developing the resources on this site.