Research Synthesis Methods

Table of Contents

Volume 6 Issue 3 (September 2015)



Introduction to the special issue on the origins of modern meta‐analysis

  • Author: William R. Shadish
  • Pub Online: Jun 10, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1148 (p 219-220)

Historical Perspectives

Meta‐analysis at middle age: a personal history

  • Author: Gene V. Glass
  • Pub Online: Feb 09, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1133 (p 221-231)

History and development of the Schmidt–Hunter meta‐analysis methods

  • Author: Frank L. Schmidt
  • Pub Online: Jun 10, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1134 (p 232-239)

Reflections on the origins of meta‐analysis

  • Author: Robert Rosenthal
  • Pub Online: Feb 12, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1135 (p 240-245)

The meta‐analytic big bang

  • Author: William R. Shadish, Jesse D. Lecy
  • Pub Online: Feb 23, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1132 (p 246-264)


Some reflections on the evolution of meta‐analysis

  • Author: Douglas G. Altman
  • Pub Online: Sep 10, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1156 (p 265-267)

Commentary for history special issue of Research Synthesis Methods

  • Author: Iain Chalmers
  • Pub Online: Jun 10, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1144 (p 268-271)

“Opinions differ significantly”: Early experiences with meta‐analysis and the people who made it possible

  • Author: Harris Cooper
  • Pub Online: Jun 10, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1142 (p 272-276)

Innovation and cross‐fertilization in systematic reviews and meta‐analysis: The influence of women investigators

  • Author: Kay Dickersin
  • Pub Online: Jun 10, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1147 (p 277-283)

The early history of meta‐analysis

  • Author: Larry V. Hedges
  • Pub Online: Jun 20, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1149 (p 284-286)

We know less than we should about methods of meta‐analysis

  • Author: David C. Hoaglin
  • Pub Online: Jun 10, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1146 (p 287-289)

Form meets function: A commentary on meta‐analytic history

  • Author: Hannah R. Rothstein
  • Pub Online: Jun 10, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1141 (p 290-292)

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