About the Book :
The book will prove to be useful for students, researchers and teachers employing research methodology in one way or the other. A series of modern trends, highlighting the changes in research techniques over two decades, questioning the dependability of behavioural measures, mentioning about the de reutilization of research methods as well as nullity of null hypothesis and the dogma of designs, has been presented. Some practical procedures for most frequently used statistical tests have also been worked out and given for the benefit of the researchers.
About Author :
S.N. Sinha was born on 7th January 1935, at Patna. He obtained Bechelor degree with distinction in 1952 from Patna University and Master degree with distinction in 1956 from University of London. In 1964, he completed his doctoral work at the other side of the Atlantic from University of California, Los Angeles and was awarded Sigma Psi for his outstanding contribution in the field of Psychology. He has been the founder Professor of the Department of Psychology, University of Rajasthan. He was awarded Fulbright Visiting Professorship at the University of California, Berkeley, for a year (1982-83). He has served as Vice-Chancellor, University of Rajasthan for a period of two years. He has published more than 100 research papers in national and international journals of repute in Psychology.
Brij Lata Kotia has been an outstanding scholar of high merit and academic achievements. She has secured always first class at various examinations as manifestation of her academic excellence. Gloriously enough, she topped the Rajasthan University at P. G. Examination in 1973 and was awarded gold medal for her scholarly achievements, in the field of psychology. She obtained her doctoral degree from the University of Rajasthan and her research work was characterized by high degree of excellence. She has been teaching and guiding research work for the last two decades and has earned very high reputation in her respective field. She has outstanding research publication in national and international journals of psychology and is intimately associated with various professional organisations in psychology.