Hanna, jessica m, the quality of education leadership doctoral dissertations in the united states: an empirical review (2015) theses table of contents levels differ the results of this study may provide a foundation for further study in the area of dissertation and doctoral program quality keywords: education. This study utilized feminist content analysis as a conceptual framework and research methodology to examine the collective gender equity values, beliefs and commitments of educational leaders represented in a key textual artifact of doctoral study, the educational doctorate (edd) dissertation. Keywords: methodological review, research methods, content analysis, theses and dissertations authors' note: a previous version of this manuscript was delivered at the 2010 gera conference differences between edd and phd theses, phd theses were found to use more multivariate statistics and were more. Background: a growing literature is questioning the appropriateness of a research dissertation for practitioners in education doctoral programs although keywords leadership preparation, doctoral education, doctoral thesis, edd reform, problem-based learning content analysis of the phd versus edd dissertations. Typically, the phd degree is said to be more research oriented, whereas the edd is aimed more at the educational practitioner we compared the two degrees with regard to research design, statistics, target populations, significance of results, age of subjects, and other characteristics samples of 1,007.
All theses, dissertations and capstone projects from graduate students at nova southeastern university. Half-century which invites examination of their purpose and their content given this, this qualitative study examined phd and edd dissertation abstracts to determine if abstracts differ in terms of these selected factors: research design, data analysis, use of theoretical frameworks, subjects or participants,. This study investigated the publishing rates for edd and education phd graduates from 1999 to 2003 in searched for publications by the authors of those 409 dissertations, published within +/-2 years of graduation do publishing rates vary by degree type (edd or phd) the data analysis for research question 2. Are the doctor of business administration (dba) and doctor of philosophy (ph d) degrees offered by us business and management programs separate and distinct from one another we examine the history of the dba and how it is considered by regional and programmatic accrediting agencies and by the us.
Scott b watson, phd, committee member kelly paynter, edd, committee member was used to review 398 doctoral dissertations and determine if any of the criterion variables predicted dissertation methodology choice after analysis, it was determined that none of the criterion variables of biological sex, ethnicity, age,. Doctor of education (edd) reader from: riyadh, ar riyad, saudi arabiasocial, cognitive, and teaching presence: impact on hybrid and online graduate-level educational experience and a qualitative content analysis of identity development indicators in gap year alumni survey responses, elisabeth moreau.
There are different approaches but i have seen now a days some universities instruct phd students / scholars to compile their research phase published articles in the form a thesis report chapters and 3-4 chapters of introduction, literature review , analysis / discussion and conclusionsif some one gets 4 publications. Key words action research dissertation signature pedagogy education doctorate in the past, the education doctorate (edd) lacked its own identity and was considered nothing more than a phd of this study was to investigate our students' stewardship by conducting a content analysis of dissertations to understand. Significant statistical differences in the composition of edd and phd education leadership programs in terms of the professional research doctorate and includes the doctor of education (edd) and the doctor of business administration content analysis of the phd versus edd dissertation journal of experimental. Seton hall university dissertations and theses (etds) 483 and made the required modifications to the text of the doctoral dissertation for the edd during this stminary o f research questions and pi-oposed methodology question methodology: sources of information framework for the content analysis cases.
Jack k nelson of the university of idaho and calleen coorough of lewis & clark state college note in “content analysis of the phd versus edd dissertation” that a doctorate of education or edd–under which rubric a doctorate in education leadership will generally fall–emphasizes educational practice that is, it works. Susan k gardner received her phd in higher education from washington state university and is currently assistant research interests include doctoral education, student development, and issues of social justice in higher education content analysis of the phd versus edd dissertation journal of. A contemporary analysis of the content of mathematics for liberal education at the college level sporn, howard bruce, teachers college, columbia university, 2010, edd subject: mathematics education. Eddl 961: seminar: american education leadership (3 units) this research seminar, using the content of the two courses in fall 1, introduces new edd students to doctoral-level reading, writing, research skills, and research problems in the field of educational leadership eddl 962: research seminar: analyzing critical.
Content analysis offers a sound approach to research on children's doctoral dissertations in both children's literature and literature for 26 napier, georgia “a study of the north american indian character in twenty selected children's books” unpublished edd dissertation prepared for the university of arkansas. This dissertation is brought to you for free and open access by the graduate school at scholar commons it has been joseph, christine m, communication and academic vocabulary in mathematics: a content analysis of prompts eliciting written responses co-major professor: jenifer j schneider, phd co-major. Here is a list of phd and edd theses completed in the recent past at the faculty of education simin zeng, self-repair in efl learners' speech in two contrasting institutional school settings in china: a sociocultural and activity theory informed analysis of classroom and task-related speech, michael evans, 2016-2017.
Existing research, we conducted a content analysis of mercer university med, eds, and phd theses 1 1 in this study we refer to med, eds, and phd theses or dissertations as “theses” although they are appropriately statistics and were more generalizable than edd theses, which used more survey research and. Content considering the standards determined by american psychological association-apa within the framework of this qualitative research which can be qualified as documentary analysis, 90 master of science (msc) and 21 doctorate (phd) theses completed at universities aforementioned are examined within the. Content analysis of the phd versus edd dissertation jack k nelson university of idaho calleen coorough lewis & clark state college abstract typically, the phd degree is said to be more research oriented, whereas the edd is aimed more at the educational practitioner we compared the two degrees. The doctoral dissertation, for edd and phd dissertations conducted and published between 2000 and 2014 analysis of 60 dissertations, which were systematically random sampled from the proquest content and structure of educational leader preparation programs20 comparing the quality of the phd and.