Ayiro, Laban Books

Dr. Laban Ayiro holds a Ph.D from Kenyatta University which is located in Nairobi, Kenya. He currently teaches at Moi University located in Eldoret, Kenya. He is also a Senior Fulbright Scholar.

Functional Approach to Educational Research Methods and Statistics: Qualitative, Quantitative, and Mixed Methods Approaches
2012 0-7734-2901-8
An engaging and informative text on educational research and statistics, this book tries to utilize outcomes of research for the benefit of humanity. The text examines how research is conducted across the major traditions of educational research (quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods). It is designed for graduate students who want to pursue statistics, and it will help them to write their thesis. The book fulfills a need for a systematic account of research concepts and the use of statistics for advanced students. The fact is that research involves interrelated activities and educators practice research following a general sequence of procedures. This book is demarcated into sections that reflect each step in the process of doing a study.