Educational Research: Qualitative, Quantitative, and Mixed Methods Approaches

Welcome to the SAGE edge site for Educational Research, Seventh Edition.

The SAGE edge site for Educational Research, 7e by R. Burke Johnson and Larry Christensen offers a robust online environment you can access anytime, anywhere, and features an impressive array of free tools and resources to keep you on the cutting edge of your learning experience.

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Educational Research: Quantitative, Qualitative, and Mixed Approaches by R. Burke Johnson and Larry Christensen offers a comprehensive, easily digestible introduction to research methods for undergraduate and graduate students. Readers will develop an understanding of the multiple research methods and strategies used in education and related fields, including how to read and critically evaluate published research and how to write a proposal, construct a questionnaire, and conduct an empirical research study on their own. The Seventh Edition maintains the features that made this book a best-seller, including attention-grabbing chapter-opening vignettes, lively examples that engage student interest, a conversational and friendly writing style, and more. With the support of this highly readable text, readers will transform into critical consumers and users of research.


We gratefully acknowledge R. Burke Johnson and Larry Christensen for writing an excellent text. Special thanks are also due to Dr. Abbie Baxter of University of South Alabama for developing the ancillaries on this site.