Following an introduction to the scientific method, the research, and how to read a research article, the text contains chapters on specific research methods, each featuring a brief introduction to the method, the method's strengths and weaknesses, and example research articles, the latter dating from the late 1980s to 2009.
What does RA stand for?
RA stands for Research Article
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We have 122 other meanings of RA in our Acronym Attic
- Representative Assembly (various organizations)
- Republic Act (Philippines)
- Republic of Armenia
- República Argentina
- Requested Article (Wikimedia Foundation)
- Requesting Activity (CEFMS)
- Requirements Analysis
- Requiring Activity (US DoD)
- Rescue Aid (emergency communications)
- Research Announcement
Samples in periodicals archive:
9781412974462 Evaluating research articles from start to finish, 3d ed.
researchers published about a quarter of an estimated 760,000 research articles in peer-reviewed journals in 2008.
These goals were admirably met over the next 20 years with the publication of 100 volumes of peer-reviewed research articles along with those based on presentations at scientific conferences.
Students had to (a) identify a research article related to "using technology to enhance student learning;" (b) write an academic paper of his/her critique following APA convention; (c) develop a PowerPoint presentation and share their critiques with their peers; and (d) select one article shared by one of their peers that they found to be particularly interesting, read that article along with the accompanying critique, and then write a brief response/reaction paper.
The following two research articles provide a broader Defense conception of system-of-systems issues and activities.
COMMUNICATING WITH COACHES AND RESEARCHERS: After reading that first research article, I thought I had it all figured out.
This will be a valuable reference for chemists, chemical engineers, product developers, professors, scientists and technologist working in the paper industry since it cites many of the key research articles in the field of wet end chemistry.