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Design and analysis: A researcher's handbook (3rd ed.). Lastly the third type of quantitative approach is called simulation approach in which we create an artificial or simulated environment and then study the dynamic behavior of the system under controlled conditions. Leander -- Participating in the research community / Bridget Somekh [and others]."@ en; Even with a window, there are potential problems around game-playing. Gerardo Villalobos Romo, Visiting Scholar with the Center for Mexican American Studies and the School of Communication.

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